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UC San Diego Sanford Stem Cell Institute Launches Stem Cells Into Space

November 22, 2022

UC San Diego Sanford Stem Cell Institute Launches Stem Cells Into Space

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September 26, 2022

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UC San Diego Researcher to Lead First-of-Its-Kind NASA Identical Twins Study

May 1, 2014

…spend a year in space, while the other is left on Earth. Her project, one of 10 funded through NASA’s $1.5-million twin astronaut study, will look at how long-term space flight affects fluid pressure in the brain and its implications for vision, during and after space travel has ended. “Our…

Ghostly Geisel to Kick Off New 24/5 Study Space with Midnight Celebration Oct. 28

October 25, 2012

…Off New 24/5 Study Space with Midnight Celebration Oct. 28 At the stroke of midnight, especially during the week of Halloween, frightening things are likely to happen. But this Sunday at midnight, something frightfully good is on the agenda for UC San Diego students: the UC San Diego Library will…

Urey Hall Chemists Reveal History of Two Mysterious Space Rocks

January 31, 2013

…History of Two Mysterious Space Rocks The unusual Mars meteorite is the first linked to the Martian crust. Credit: Carl Agee, U of New Mexico Two unusual space rocks that survived their fiery falls through Earth’s atmosphere have ended up in the Urey Hall chemistry laboratory of Mark Thiemens, whose…

Experimenting in Space to Help Prevent Mudslides Here on Earth

November 19, 2020

Experimenting in Space to Help Prevent Mudslides Here on Earth Structural engineer Ingrid Tomac and Ph.D. student Mahta Movasat. What can the International Space Station teach us about mudslides here on Earth? Here is the connection: UC San Diego engineers are trying to better understand the role gravity plays in…

Elizabeth Phu, School of Global Policy and Strategy ’00

March 23, 2017

…as ... director of space engagement policy in the Office of the Secretary of Defense in Washington The best part of her day is ... coming home to see her kids. Advice every UC San Diego student should know is ... “kindness, collegiality and sincerity will serve you well. You…

Alumnus Reaches for the Stars

May 21, 2015

…alumnus, toured the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral late last year, he had a sudden revelation: if everything went well, the spacecraft parts his company manufactured would someday share an exhibit with the space shuttle and the Saturn V rocket used during the Apollo missions. Kolozs is president of…

Partnership with Rocket Engine Startup Brings New 3D Metal Printer to UC San Diego

January 24, 2019

…Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS), we wished we had access to such equipment. Now, this cutting edge capability is available to everyone at UC San Diego,” said Kyle Adriany, co-founder of Additive Rocket Corporation (ARC). The 3D metal printer is located in the Qualcomm Institute’s Prototyping Lab on the…

Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space and Former California Space Institute Director, Dies at 61

July 24, 2012

…University of California’s California Space Institute, died July 23 of pancreatic cancer. She was 61. Ride was a physicist, the first American woman to fly in space, the co-author of seven books about science for children, and founder, president and CEO of the educational company Sally Ride Science. “As the…

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