Topic: University of California-Berkeley
All large galaxies are thought to harbor super-massive black holes at their hearts that contain millions to billions of times the mass of our sun. Until now, the largest black hole known was a mammoth dwelling in the giant elliptical galaxy Messier 87. Now research suggests black holes in two nearby galaxies are even bigger.
12/05/2011 12:32 pm
11/26/2011 08:00 am
UC Davis chancellor says she did not order campus police to use pepper spray. Chancellor Linda Katehi told 1,000 students that police were directed not to use force.
11/23/2011 02:07 pm
The encampment was again erected Monday, hours after the campus police chief was put on administrative leave and the chancellor was shouted down at a demonstration while trying to apologize for the incident that happened at a protest held Friday in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement.
11/22/2011 10:48 am
It's hard to conclude anything else: Debt – owed by households, governments, and banks – lies at the heart of the economy's troubles. Even after two years of recovery, debt remains a big drag.
11/21/2011 04:16 pm
UC Davis said early Monday in a news release that it was necessary to place police Chief Annette Spicuzza on administrative leave to restore trust and calm tensions.
11/21/2011 09:42 am
Police at UC Davis used pepper spray to disperse peaceful demonstrators at UC Davis, setting off a firestorm of protest, the suspension of two officers, and calls for the school’s chancellor to resign.
11/20/2011 04:11 pm
As the Occupy Wall Street protests have grown to cities across the United States, they've also taken root at US universities, where students have staged rallies and walk-outs from classes.
11/19/2011 02:34 pm
Lytro introduces a new 'light field' camera that may change the face of photography.
11/17/2011 04:03 pm
Occupy Day of Action led to several major protests, chiefly in New York City. But what did the Occupy Day of Action accomplish?
11/17/2011 01:09 pm