newspage

THREE IN UCI PHYSICAL SCIENCES BECOME 2021 AAAS FELLOWS
They join a list that includes scientists like Thomas Edison.
Jan 28, 2022
Apr 4, 2022
Discovering nature’s hidden value is what UCI earth system science assistant professor Benis Egoh teaches students in her ecosystem services course, which refers to the scientific name for the Earth’s tireless, priceless labor.
Mar 24, 2022
New tool enables year-round, direct measurements of frozen arctic soils.
Mar 22, 2022
Southern California Gas (SoCalGas) recently announced their proposal to develop the Angeles Link — an initiative that would develop the nation’s largest green hydrogen energy infrastructure system.…
Mar 19, 2022
Under a crescent moon, a Baja California treefrog wades among rushes and water hyacinth in San Felipe Creek — a wetland along the western edge of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park that researchers fear could be rapidly shrinking as the climate changes.
Mar 19, 2022
From wetlands to badlands, plants and wildlife in eastern San Diego County are struggling to survive. Ecologists face tough decisions about how to respond.
Mar 10, 2022
Ice-ocean interactions are accelerating melting into Amundsen Sea Embayment.
Mar 7, 2022
The region is nearing a threshold beyond which its forests may be replaced by grasslands, with huge repercussions for biodiversity and climate change.
Mar 7, 2022
Satellites spot troubling signals that may portend a transformation from rainforest to savanna, with profound implications for the planet.
Mar 2, 2022
The Earth System Science postdoc works to ensure her science informs policy makers.
Feb 22, 2022
Even the most remote place on Earth isn’t safe from pollution.
Feb 17, 2022
Global heating will cause ‘megafires resistant to fire suppression practices’ with 25% of land being burned by 2040

The Department of Earth System Science acknowledges our presence on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Acjachemen and Tongva peoples, who still hold strong cultural, spiritual and physical ties to this region.