The University behind Costco

Research ready : Transfer students shouldn’t have to wait to squeeze in research at the UC. Let’s empower California’s Community College system.

There is no “I” in eye – SIS

Check out why there is no “I’ in eye from columnist UMAYR SUFI’s The Aggie column – SIS.

Serendipity continues.. at The Aggie

This fall serendipity continues… over at The Aggie!

Furan fun : “water on”

On the pursuit of knowledge.. we find our selves in yet another green chemistry concept : using water as a solvent instead of other organic solvents in reactions. Does water help? Is it better? How is it “green chemistry”? We explore this in our latest article in the “furan fun” series, a continuation of the SIS exploration.

Furan fun : holy microwave

On the pursuit of knowledge, Umayr Sufi posts an update to green chemistry research involving furan.

Furan fun – research at

On the pursuit of knowledge, reveals it’s current research work surrounding green chemistry.

SIS : The amazing bacteria : communication

Bacteria are essential to the earth, and to humans in particular. They do a lot of good things, but we tend to focus on the bad things they do to us. We ask – How do they do anything at all? Professor Bonnie L. Bassler from Princeton University explains, and we take a look.

SIS : The beginning takes a look into the world of molecular biology with the introduction of a series called SIS….