College News

Jamie verifying the soil type with a collection of tools around her

Women in science: Jamie Ludwig Dafoe, rangeland specialist

3/18/2019
Dafoe, a graduate of the College of Biotechnology, Agriculture & Natural Resources rangeland science program, takes us through life as a rangeland consultant

Wildflowers in the lab

As bee populations decline, study aims to understand plant and pollinator interactions

3/15/2019
Anne Leonard awarded National Science Foundation grant to fund bumblebee research

Karen Lloyd near a small body of water.

Microbes in weird places: what life is like in the deep Earth

3/14/2019
Karen Lloyd will speak on her recent research at the Discover Science Lecture, Thursday March 14

Barile lab makes windows smart

Adjustable tinted windows now electronically controlled

3/6/2019
Chemistry professor creates new technology for vastly improved smart window performance

Wendy Calvin with Mars Rover

Wendy Calvin looks back at 15 years of working on Mars

2/27/2019
College of Science geologist on the science team for the rover Opportunity

Landscape image of the Nevada desert

Closer to the Land: Environment and Ecology in Nevada now on display at Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center

2/22/2019
The exhibit focuses on the contrasting environments found in Nevada and the Great Basin, and the relationship of the environment to its living inhabitants including humans, animals, and plants.

chickadee eating a bug

Natural selection and spatial memory link shown in mountain chickadee research

2/12/2019
Long-term, extensive study in Sierra Nevada range yields behavior, memory and selection data

Adamite

Mineral Monday: adamite

2/4/2019
Learn about the mineral adamite on this week's episode of Mineral Monday

Dr. Karen Lloyd (left) and Dr. Robert Zeigler

Discover Science Lecture Series announces its spring speaker schedule

1/30/2019
The College of Science welcomes two leading researchers to campus during the spring 2019 semester.

Paul Hartley and Yanji Xu in genomics lab

Building research infrastructure: Investment in Core Labs continues

1/29/2019
New directors named to centers for bioinformatics and genomics; Core Facilities Open House set for March 6

Garrett Barmore with child

Mineral Monday Competition

1/28/2019
Mineral Monday is back for season three with an exciting announcement

Garrett Barmore with young co-host

Mineral Monday competition announcement

1/28/2019
The Keck Museum is excited to announce its first-ever Mineral Monday competition!