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THREE IN UCI PHYSICAL SCIENCES BECOME 2021 AAAS FELLOWS
They join a list that includes scientists like Thomas Edison.
Jan 28, 2022
Nov 17, 2021
The research adds to a growing body of work finding that climate change is increasing fire risk in California and elsewhere in the West.
Nov 17, 2021
Rising summer temperatures could lead to an exponential increase in the number of wildfires and acres burned in the Sierra Nevada in California, researchers have found.
Nov 12, 2021
Pahl, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth System Science, followed the stars to get to UCI. 
Nov 10, 2021
Critics of renewable energy have often said that they wouldn’t be able to replace fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas.
Nov 9, 2021
Critics of renewable energy have often said that they wouldn’t be able to replace fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas.
Nov 5, 2021
UCI-led team analyzes options for filling the gaps in generation.
Nov 3, 2021
Davis ran a study looking into the cost of wildfires, which was published in the journal Nature Sustainability.   According to Davis, “It’s not just relegated to California, there’s places beyond…
Nov 3, 2021
Climate change is making wildfires in the western United States larger and more destructive, and the effects are felt across the country, according to a study by Steve Davis, a professor of Earth systems science at the University of California Irvine
Nov 1, 2021
Physical Sciences SciComm Fellow Bryant Pahl interviews new UCI climate scientist Jane Baldwin.
Oct 27, 2021
On a simmering afternoon in late July, against a hazy background of sun and sky, the Colville Indian Reservation was burning. Again. 
Oct 27, 2021
Chinese emissions rose substantially while those in Europe and the U.S. remained lower.
Oct 24, 2021
A powerful storm system known as an atmospheric river is heading for northern California and Oregon, a region in the midst of an historic drought.

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.