News 2013

October 28, 2013

Dissecting a small sampling of tissue from an 18-foot oarfish late last week, UC Santa Barbara parasitologists discovered the elusive California sea monster hosted its own little monsters inside.

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July 19, 2013

"Chanel," a Titan Arum, bloomed at the UC-Santa Barbara greenhouse at the end of July 2013. Chanel grew about 3" daily, ultimately attaining a height of 58”.

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July 02, 2013

Feeling faint from the flu? Is your cold causing you to collapse? Your infection is the most likely cause, and, according to a new study by UC Santa Barbara research scientist Ryan Hechinger, it may be possible to know just how much energy your bugs are taking from you. His findings are published in a recent issue of The American Naturalist.

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