News & Announcements (2011)

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

What Google is attempting for books, the University of California, Berkeley, plans to do for the world’s vertebrate specimens: store them in “the cloud.”

Thursday, July 28, 2011

California’s native grasses, already under pressure from invasive exotic grasses, are likely to be pushed aside even more as the climate warms, according to a new analysis from the University of California, Berkeley.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Gray whales survived many cycles of global cooling and warming over the past few million years, likely by exploiting a more varied diet than they do today, according to a new study by University of California, Berkeley, and Smithsonian Institution paleontologists.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Extensive climate change research being conducted at California universities and research centers is now openly available through a public website developed at the University of California, Berkeley.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

With the steep decline in populations of many animal species, from frogs and fish to tigers, some scientists have warned that Earth is on the brink of a mass extinction like those that occurred only five times before during the past 540 million years.