Why—given what UC Berkeley expert Franklin Zimring calls a “scandalous” failure to collect data—nobody actually knows the answer.
A first-of-its-kind law requires that caged laying hens be given more room to stand, turn around and spread their wings.
UC Berkeley-launched innovations for a drone sports camera and a digital stethoscope earn their founders spots on the new Forbes “30 Under 30” lists.
The response after a UC Berkeley study demonstrates the obese are likelier to be killed in car collisions? Pudgier crash dummies.
A Berkeley protégé of best-selling food journalist Michael Pollan delves into an organic grassroots movement, born of necessity, that bucks agribusiness. And yes, it’s in Montana.
Says Berkeley J-school Dean Ed Wasserman: “Cartoonists are not journalists—they’re humorists, they’re comics, which makes attacks on them even more troubling.”
A sorority woman worries that fraternity party hosts expect their sorority guests to offer “payback” for an evening of alcohol and entertainment.
"Growing a boy or girl from XY or XX chromosomes requires constant interaction with the environment, which begins in the prenatal soup and continues (with) dance recitals, baseball games and cafeteria dramas that ceaselessly reinforce" the gender-divide.
“We’re not trying to solve laundry. We’re not trying to solve knot tying, Ultimately, we want robots to be able to learn anything humans can demonstrate. That’s the beauty of it."
Who and what determines whether police officers have used excessive force? Congress and the courts will consider whether the system is unfair.
A Berkeley professor and her team discover a revolutionary new tool for snipping and editing genomes.