UCI astronomers will be part of NASA's upcoming two-year space mission, using a telescope-based craft help us better understand how our universe evolved and the common ingredients for life in our galaxy's planetary systems.
Each weekday morning, Monday through Friday, there is a crush of traffic: teachers and staff driving to school; teenage high school drivers; and parents driving to school to drop off their own kids, while dodging young pedestrians and bicyclists.
I recently had the opportunity to see Your Ocean, My Ocean (YOMO/Intermedia) at UCI’s xMPL theatre. The production was an experimental performance feast, combining beautiful dance sequences with music, media and visual art.
America's oldest and most celebrated modern dance company will hold a special performance at Irvine's Barclay Theatre on Wednesday, February 27th, as part of a program commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the power to vote.
Since the 1980s, the City of Irvine, alone among Orange County cities, has provided a remarkable door-to-door transportation service. TRIPS is now available to all Irvine residents 18 years or older who are unable to drive due to a physical or cognitive disability.
Last year, I provided statistics on gun violence. Since that time, the number of gun deaths has risen dramatically. In fact, 39,773 Americans died from gun violence in 2017. That's 3,521 more Americans died as a result of gun violence in 2017 than in 2015.
Last November’s election brought out a record turnout of Irvine voters (70%), which proved to be a big part of the Orange County “Blue Wave” that literally changed the face of our elected representatives.
If you and your family haven't taken advantage of the free Sea and Sage Audubon Wildlife Walks, mark your calendar for Saturday, March 2nd from 9am until 10:30AM. Begin with your weekend immersed in nature!