News and Awards
May 1, 2005
Professor Kristie Boering received the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award from the Dreyfus Foundation for outstanding research and teaching in the \"chemical sciences\" by young faculty.
Jun 1, 2005
The Urey Medal is awarded every year to outstanding senior scientists for their life-long contribution to geochemistry.
Jun 2, 2005
Jul 1, 2005
Hundreds of friends, colleagues and associates of Professor Emeritus Bruce A. Bolt packed the Faculty Club this afternoon to celebrate his life. Professor Bolt, who served as Director of the UC... [Read more]
Aug 1, 2005
John will begin his appointment on June 1st, 2006.
Aug 2, 2005
The event lasted for four days and drew people from Australia, China, Switzerland, Canada and across the US. Full size photo of the group.
Aug 3, 2005
The California Academy of Sciences was founded in 1853 to survey and study California's vast resources, as well as in response to concerns over the environmental changes during the California gold... [Read more]
Aug 4, 2005
Professor Fung's computer model indicates that the "breathing biosphere" can absorb carbon only so fast. Beyond a certain point, the planet will not be able to keep up with carbon dioxide emissions... [Read more]