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Human Brain, Internet, and Cosmology: Similar Laws at Work?

The structure of the universe and the laws that govern its growth may be more similar than previously thought to the structure and growth of the human brain and other complex networks, such as the Internet or a social network of trust relationships between people, according to a new paper published in the science journal Nature’s Scientific Reports.

November 19, 2012Science and Engineering, SDSC, Social Sciences, Science & Engineering, Society & Politics, SDSC, Social Sciences

Research Vessel Roger Revelle Returns to San Diego after Six-year Voyage

The research vessel Roger Revelle, owned by the U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research and operated by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, returns to San Diego after a six-year deployment.

November 19, 2012Science and Engineering, SIO, Science & Engineering, Scripps Oceanography

UC San Diego Graduate Student Wins Inventors Competition

For work toward a safer approach to treating cancer, electrical engineering Ph.D. student Inanc Ortac from the University of California, San Diego has won first prize in the graduate student category at the 2012 Collegiate Inventors Competition.

November 19, 2012Health, Science and Engineering, Students, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering, Students

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