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UC Davis starts research center for behavioral health
By tvgnus  posted 4 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Sacramento campus gets $7.5 million for it •  Mental health is an issue that knows no partisan lines A unique academic research center designed to improve mental health in California and serve as a...

The mystery of the missing bees
By tvgnus  posted 1 day ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine All the hype over colony collapse disorder what has happened? •  What answers has science found eight years after the crisis started? The mystery of Colony Collapse Disorder has pushed honeybees into the public...

From the "well you never asked" files
By CaptainShuddup  1 comment, latest 2 days ago:
CaptainShuddup says This article has got to be a joke right? I saw like two of them when I toured Machu Pichu back in 2012. The tour guide, even mentioned them, like they were as...

Hydrogen cars green transport closer to reality
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   44 comments, latest 3 days ago:
New Renter says bob2356 says New Renter says bob2356 says Seems to me that would allow you to just use the solar cell directly without the intermediate step of using hydrogen other than for energy...

Black holes can't exist
By iwog in Lafayette CA 94549   22 comments, latest 5 days ago:
New Renter says Dan8267 says Vicente says Theory needs testing. Find one, fly into it. A stellar black hole would tear you apart with gravitational tidal forces. You could fly past the even horizon of...

Another huge energy storage project
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   1 comment, latest 6 days ago:
New Renter says I was wondering how long it would be before someone tried this on a large scale. In the right location (near a population center) the heat from compression and Joule Thompson cooling...

Science Wednesday: sailing stones of Death Valley
By curious2  1 comment, latest 6 days ago:
Dan8267 says But that's not magic! Damn, another thing that proved the existence of god that now doesn't.

Tehachapi site of North America's largest energy storage project
By tvgnus  2 comments, latest 6 days ago:
bob2356 says Interesting, 32 mw hours is a hell of a lot of mwh to pack in 6300 sq ft.

UC Davis study: No problems from GMO livestock feed
By tvgnus  posted 6 days ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Scientific studies have detected no differences •  Davis study could influence regulations The performance and health of food-producing animals eating genetically engineered feed, first introduced 18 years ago, has been comparable to that of...

Rise of the hydrogen car opens up whole new market for construction
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   4 comments, latest 1 week ago:
thunderlips11 says With an AMU of 1, it's a no-brainer that Hydrogen will save money even on pipes and tanks to transport and store it.

Fungus may be the marshal that tames the wild tumbleweed
By tvgnus  posted 1 week ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine The 1930s song written by Bob Nolan and ranked as one of the top Western songs of all time, probably is not being sung by scientists with the USDAs Agricultural Research Service, toiling in...

Food innovation institute planned for UC Davis
By tvgnus  2 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
thunderlips11 says The U Cal system is amazing, a great feat of the state and the country. Take UC's free Coursera class on Renewables!

The science of sex: 4 harsh truths about dating and mating
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   3 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Ceffer says Immense hirsute lesbians prefer their men grilled rather than baked.

Stockton ramps up customer service
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Online program expected to offer convenience, more efficiency •  Helps to build the bridge between agencies and citizens In the not too distant future, it might be possible to get a building permit in...

UC Davis partners with Chinese to put zero emission vehicles on faster track
By tvgnus  5 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
Vicente says We at UC Davis like the Chinese. Their leaders do with protesters regularly what our Chancellor only got away with once.

Geologists unravel mystery of new crater
By CaptainShuddup  2 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
marcus says Link doesn't work. Here, try this. Yawn....

Bayer CropScience opens new R&D site in Central Valley
By tvgnus  posted 1 month ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine We are investing heavily in R&D infrastructure such as laboratories, greenhouses and breeding stations as well as new production capacities and seed processing facilities," he says, adding that the company hopes to grow faster...

Is there a creativity deficit in science?
By curious2  1 comment, latest 1 month ago:
curious2 says Two related stories. First, the bad news: according to federal projections, medical spending will nearly double within 10 years. While other parts of the economy are suffering, the medical industrial complex are looking...

VIDEO: Inventor says he has the desalinization solution
By tvgnus  2 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says It's all right here in my head... Those are the best inventions.

New findings may help control deadly walnut tree disease
By tvgnus  posted 1 month ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Secret may be in how a beetle flies •  Critical first steps in the early detection of invasive species New research from entomologists affiliated with the University of California, Davis, shows how environmental conditions...

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