research

Rebekah Sager
October 16, 2019 - 3:59 pm
A UC Berkeley Ph.D. student told KGO that PG&E's scheduled shutdown may have wiped out years of ground-breaking cancer research worth about $500,000. "I kind of had a moment of thinking, 'is my dissertation thesis going to include the lines: I did this, and then it got wiped out because of a...
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AP
June 17, 2019 - 1:05 pm
What's behind those hard-to-resist puppy dog eyes? New research suggests that over thousands of years of dog domestication, people preferred pups that could pull off that appealing, sad look. And that encouraged the development of the facial muscle that creates it. Today, pooches use the muscle to...
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AP
January 18, 2019 - 7:24 am
HALIEWA , Hawaii (AP) — Two shark researchers who came face-to-face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii. Ocean Ramsey, a shark researcher and conservationist, told...
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October 23, 2018 - 3:37 pm
(KNX 1070) -- People who eat organic food regularly are less likely to develop cancer than those who don't. That's what a new study out of France is suggesting. A team of researchers studied about 70,000 adult volunteers who provided information on how often they ate organic food, drinks, and even...
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