Home Tags UC Berkeley

Tag: UC Berkeley

The gene-editing tool Crispr can be used to make mushrooms that don't brown or strawberries with a longer shelf life.

We’ll be eating the first Crispr’d foods within 5 years, according to a geneticist who helped invent the blockbuster gene-editing tool

A UC Berkeley geneticist who helped invent the gene-editing tool Crispr told Business Insider its most profound impacts will be on agriculture.
Experts say they're starting to see some viable options for male contraception.

A startup seeded by Silicon Valley’s hottest mentorship program aims to bring the first male birth control to market

The company is working on hormone-free contraception with science developed at UC Berkeley. The startup recently debuted at Y Combinator.
Scientists at he University of California at Berkeley created cannabis compounds in a lab for the first time.

Scientists just made marijuana compounds in a lab for the first time, and it could open the door to new treatments for devastating diseases

A team of UC Berkeley researchers made cannabis compounds THC and CBD in a lab using an approach known as synthetic biology. They've already licensed the technology to a startup called Demetrix.
Hayden Williams during an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity.

Police are investigating an alleged assault that reportedly left a conservative activist with a black eye on the UC Berkeley campus

As Hayden Williams looked downward at his phone to record the altercation, a man wearing a black shirt punched him in the face.

The food delivery robot that burst into flames at Berkeley university had the same problem as Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones

An autonomous transport robot used for carrying food to hungry college students went up in flames on Friday on UC Berkeley's campus.
Tyler and Cameron Haberman.

Both of these 21-year-old twins landed full-time jobs at Apple — here’s how it happened, and their best interview advice

Twins Cameron and Tyler Haberman, 21, just graduated from UC Berkeley and are both headed to work in finance at Apple. Here's their best advice for nailing a job interview.

10 US colleges where a quality education doesn’t cost a fortune

Five of the top 10 public universities in America are part of the University of California system, according to a ranking by U.S. News & World Report.

These 25 universities produce the most tech employees

Schools like Stanford, UC Berkeley, and more California schools produce the most tech employees.

A public university sends more grads to Silicon Valley’s tech giants than any Ivy League school

The University of California, Berkeley, ranked No. 1 on a list of the top universities that send graduates on to careers in Silicon Valley.

A popular Twitter account is promoting an upcoming appearance by Milo Yiannopoulous, who was banned from the platform for life

"Willi probably get banned unless I say I'm not Milo, so I'm not Milo," the account biography section reads.