Professor Jill Banfield and UC Berkeley scientists have discovered hundreds of antibiotic-like genes in soil microbes.
The College of Natural Resources has a new dean, plant ecologist and evolutionary biologist David Ackerly.
More than two million Bangladeshis may face displacement from their homes by 2100 because of rising sea levels.
Shuttering coal- and oil-fired power plants lowers the rate of preterm births in neighboring communities and improves fertility, according to two new studies.
Rachel Morello-Frosch's research team will study environmental noise, mental health outcomes, and hypertension in American communities.
A new study finds that global change may alter the way that hippos shape the environment around them.
A new study reveals that nearly half of all mountain ranges fall short of current conservation targets.
ESPM researchers are retracing the steps of pioneering naturalist Joseph Grinnell to document how California’s creatures have responded to an evolving environment.
ESPM assistant Cooperative Extension specialist Jennifer Sowerwine works to restore culturally relevant food systems to immigrant and Native American populations.
ESPM faculty are conducting research on microbiology and CRISPR genome-editing, as well as the societal and economic impacts of the new technology.
For years, ESPM researchers have been studying fire, its causes and its repercussions. Now, in the wake of last fall's wildfires, their work has become more important than ever.
"Bombo's Big Question" by Kip Will and illustrated Ainsley Seago tells the story of a bombardier beetle.
Kelly Lab members share use of drones for research in natural resource management
Chancellor Carol Christ named O'Neill a recipient at the 15th Annual Sustainability Summit.
Golden Bear Orientation Leader and Peer Advising Leader Sabrina Jones offers insight and advice for incoming Berkeley students.
The professor emeritus and MacArthur “genius” Fellow spent his career unraveling the laws of mechanochemical coupling, leading to a better understanding of the physics of cells.
ESPM professor Rosemary Gillespie is one of nine UC Berkeley faculty recently elected to the prestigious society.
The John Muir College at the University of California, San Diego honors Lynn Huntsinger for her work in rangeland ecology and management.
Associate Adjunct Professor Patrick Gonzalez will serve as a lead author on the IPCC's next major climate change assessment.
Research from the Rosenblum lab has found that populations of several Panamian frog species are slowly making a comeback against a deadly pathogen.