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The University of California, Berkeley is a public research university in Berkeley, California. Founded in 1868, it is the oldest campus of the University of California system, and is considered by some to be one of the system's flagship campuses along with the University of California, Los Angeles.
Study finds people often avoid feeling compassion for others
Researchers during a series of studies found that given the option, people often chose to avoid feeling compassion for others. They also reported that doing so was mentally effortful and which were linked to their choices. ...
VIDEO: 100-foot-tall rocket burst into flames mid-air after launching
The 100-foot-high rocket took off from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California on Friday evening. At the same time, ... ...
People often avoid feeling compassion for others, feel it's a lot of effort: Study
In a series of studies, the researchers found that when given the option, people often chose to avoid feeling compassion for others and reported that doing so was mentally effortful, which were linked to their choices. ...
Research aims to use two CRISPR enzymes to diagnose COVID in 20 minutes
A research team led by scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, is aiming to develop a diagnostic test that is much faster and easier to deploy than the RT-PCR test which is today's gold standard for detecting COVID-19. ...
19-year old Tik Tok star Anthony Barajas shot in California movie theater dies
TikTok star Anthony Barajas has died after being shot at a California movie theater. Anthony Barajas, 19, was watching ... ...
Tackling income inequality could boost low-income children's vocabulary, new study suggests
While parenting deficiencies have long been blamed for the word gap, new research from the University of California, Berkeley, implicates the economic context in which parenting takes place- in other words, the wealth gap. ...
Rats prefer to help their own kind, humans may be similarly wired: Study
A decade after scientists discovered that lab rats will rescue a fellow rat in distress, but not a rat they consider an outsider, new research from the University of California, Berkeley, pinpoints the brain regions that drive rats to prioritise thei ...
China, Japan, Thailand, in the list of hot spots where COVID-19 likely to emerge
China, Japan, Philippines and Thailand may turn into "hotspots" favourable for bats that carry coronaviruses and conditions in these ... ...