UC Berkeley

abortion

California Is Set to Require Public Universities Offer On-Campus Abortions

A bill heads to California Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk, and he's pledged to sign it.
Carter Sherman
9.14.19
tech-science

Scientists Saw an 'Energetic Eruption' Under Jupiter's Clouds for the First Time

The observations provided a "missing link” in theories about storms that rage in Jupiter's atmosphere.
Becky Ferreira
8.23.19
black holes

New Supercomputer Simulations Show How Plasma Jets Escape Black Holes

Black holes swallow everything that comes in contact with them, so how do plasma jets manage to escape their intense gravity?
Daniel Oberhaus
1.30.19
COLLEGE

Colleges Are Finally Taking Student Hunger Seriously

New studies show that between 20 and 40 percent of college students don't have reliable access to food. Old attitudes about ramen in dorm rooms are finally giving way to real efforts to help them.
Hannah Harris Green
9.29.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Campus Bike Cop Shut Down a Hot Dog Vendor and Took His Cash for Evidence

"Yep, this is law and order in action," the officer says in a video taken of the incident.
Drew Schwartz
9.11.17
The September Stories Issue

Here's What J. Edgar Hoover Called 'Fake News'

Government officials have long watched journalists who pissed them off.
Jason Leopold
9.7.17
INDIA

Nearly 60,000 suicides in India linked to global warming

Alexa Liautaud
8.1.17
Vice News Tonight

Milo Yiannopoulos is banking on Berkeley for his comeback

Michael Moynihan
5.4.17
Water, Water, Everywhere

This Solar-Powered Device Sucks Drinking Water Out of Thin Air

This could benefit people in arid climates and water-starved regions.
Lisa Cumming
4.13.17
art movement

Meet the Free-Loving Folks Behind Hippiedom In This Out-of-Sight Exhibit

Framed around the Summer of Love, this multimedia exhibit makes hippiedom relevant again.
Diana Shi
3.25.17
MIT

CRISPR Trial Heats Up in Favor of MIT and Harvard

The patent trial isn't likely to have a resolution until January.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.16.16
Design

Scientists Made a Robot That Does Parkour

SALTO is a springy machine UC Berkeley researchers created by studying the insane hops of bush babies.
Beckett Mufson
12.7.16
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