Healthy heart lessons from athletes: dogs, cats, and big-wave surfers
The pounding heart rates of big-wave surfers are among the surprises from 30 years of studying exercise physiology in humans and wild animals.
Astronomer Claire Max appointed director of UC Observatories
UC President Janet Napolitano has appointed UC Santa Cruz astronomer Claire Max as director of UC Observatories.
How alumnus helped bring organic labeling policy to the nation
Mark Lipson, a research associate at the Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, provided key help in setting standards for organic food labels.
Dickens Project receives NEH grant for public outreach to schoolteachers
The grant will enable the Dickens Project at UC Santa Cruz to hold a four-week summer seminar for middle and high school teachers on campus next year.