Its algae-infested waters are thick with anatoxin-a, a neurotoxin that attacks the brain. And if the Eel River poisonings are any indication, there’s not much that can be done to stop it.
Among its benefits: lower blood pressure, strengthened immune systems, reduced loneliness, and measurably improved outlooks on life.
After California Regents approve increase of up to 28 percent over five years, epic battle shifts to the political corridors of Sacramento.
Does anybody really understand cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin? Apparently yes: Why a Berkeley grad student, who is becoming a specialist in the field, predicts it could “grow by billions.”
The oil company said its website would “blaze the trail for a new model of corporate-sponsored, community-generated news”—but Richmond election results suggest voters preferred the real news site produced by aspiring journalism students.
As part of its celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, UC Berkeley explores protest songs past, present and future.
Critics say controversial comedian is a poor choice, but Chancellor Dirks cites freedom of speech and vows to welcome him.
Leaving behind a foundation to advocate for “death with dignity,” she wrote, “If we change our thoughts, we change the world!”
Teleconference will explore how robots might be able to decontimatinate infected areas, handle bio-waste and even serve as “robot morticians”—but experts caution they are not a panacea.
Voters overwhelmingly opt to cut many drug possessions and other crimes from felonies to misdemeanors, and one week later it’s already having a dramatic effect. But is that good or bad?
New “indigestibles” rest in your gut for a week where, activated by stomach acid, they track the food and medicine you’re taking and send that data to a remote device outside your body.