Science & Tech 2017

Science & Tech 2017

Physics department brings back cosmology, meteorology classes

  The physics department is bringing back two space-related classes in the fall. Cosmology, taught by Assistant Professor of Physics Ryan Lang, will cover the...

Student examines link between ticks and disease

Ticks stopped bothering senior biology major Randi Block after she had to collect and crack them open for a year’s worth of research. Block studied...

Water regulations affect California conservation

Too often, governmental regulation forces a decision between the environment and the economy — but that doesn’t have to be the case, according to...

Professor’s research chronicles lions’ genetics

Many scientists believe that the next generation will be the last to see lions in zoos, according to Professor of Biology Daniel York. York...

Fisk Museum adds tortoise, ‘hog-like’ oreodont

Two new fossils are on display at the Daniel M. Fisk Museum of Natural History. These latest additions to the museum are a “hog-like”...