SDSU Discovers New Class of Planetary Systems
Using data from NASA’s Kepler Mission, San Diego State University astronomers announced the discovery of two new transiting “circumbinary” planet systems — planets that orbit two stars. More.
SSU Gives Math Education a Makeover in Regional Schools
Sonoma State received a $250,000 grant to implement new Common Core Standards, providing new math education approaches to K-12 teachers. More.
SF State Professor Spots Deadly Fly Parasite in Bees
San Francisco State Professor of Biology John Hafernik has found a possible explanation for the collapse of honey bee colonies all around the world: a parasitic fly that lays eggs in bees’ bodies causing them to abandon their hives and die. More.
Cal Poly Campuses Collaborate on Aerial Robotics Research
Students at Cal Poly Pomona and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo are joining forces on a project to advance aerial robotics technology. More.
CSUF Geology Student Wins Paleo Award
Pedro M. Monarrez, a Cal State Fullerton geology graduate student, has been honored by the Paleontological Society (international organization devoted to the advancement of paleontological research) for his research on global mass extinction. More.