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Unblocked: UCR research reveals abundance of anti-adblocking software

On Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, a UCR research study was published reporting that up to 3,050 of the top 10,000 visited websites use anti-ad...

UCR research shows how Argentine ants have been a successful invasive...

A recent UCR research paper, “Verification of Argentine Ant Defensive Compounds and Their Behavioral Effects on Heterospecific Competitors and Conspecific Nestmates,” explores how Argentine...

New genetic research reveals consequences of pesticide use on mosquito evolution

Researchers from the UCR Department of Entomology have learned more about the genetic changes exacerbated by pesticidal chemicals used on mosquitoes. According to the...

UCR scientists continue efforts to combat weevils

South American palm weevils have been slowly destroying Southern California’s iconic palm trees. On Oct. 1, the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)...

Researchers discover harmful effects of thirdhand smoking

Manuela Martins-Green, a professor of cell biology at UC Riverside, and chair of the Department of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology, has led her...

A Word of Advice From … Associate Professor Kate Sweeny

Associate Professor of Psychology Kate Sweeny has conducted groundbreaking research on anxiety, worrying, coping and the stress that comes with awaiting news. She has...

Three UCR scholars awarded Fulbright grants

It was announced in late April that three humanities and social sciences scholars at UCR have been awarded the Fulbright grants for the 2017-18...

A Word of Advice From … Professor Richard Cardullo

Professor Richard Cardullo is a monumental figure at UCR whose name can be heard in all corners of the campus. He began as a...

On the lack of medical research for e-cigarettes and marijuana

Within the past decade, e-cigarettes have been marketed as the safe, economic-friendly alternative for users to get their nicotine fix instead of from cigarettes...

UCR researchers study potential way to prevent colon cancer and colitis

Professor of Cell Biology Frances M. Sladek and a team of researchers at UCR published a study in the journal “eLife” that explains a...