Tomatoes in plastic packaging

Researchers turn bioplastic food packaging into specialty chemicals worth more after recycling

Nuclear spin memories
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Fish with a parasite living in its mouth
Who controls who in the world of parasites? Find out how these manipulative organisms are necessary are in our lives.
Rubics cubes wtih image depicting materials research lab projects
The Materials Research Laboratory is the only West Coast NSF funded Materials Research Science and Engineering Center. Craig Hawker tells us what makes the MRL unique at UC Santa Barbara.
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Building quantum computers to perform at extraordinary speed is still in its early stages, but UC Santa Barbara’s physicists and engineers are leading the way.
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During the Renaissance period artists, engineers and scientists were alive with new ideas and creations. So are we...
Ahead  in the  Cloud
Research at UCSB has been crucial to the development of the cloud
An artificial pancreas system could mean less hassle and fewer health complications for people with diabetes