There are prizes that celebrate the best of geology, computer science, and even fatal stupidity.
Students and faculty of the UC Berkeley Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies construct an elaborate scene—including a 2,000 gallon pool—for Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses.
Cheng’s trio of color projections, which depict the evolution of different civilizations, are “video games that play themselves.”
The UC Berkeley graduates are among the 120,000 Japanese Americans who were incarcerated in internment camps during World War II.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife and National Marine Fisheries services announced this week that Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed twin tunnel project won’t kill already imperiled fish. But the project still faces other obstacles.
Cal alum Barry Barish won a Nobel Prize this week for his groundbreaking detection of gravitational waves. So, what are they, how were they found, and what’s the big deal? Prof. Alex Filippenko provides some answers.