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MedTech students learn CPR to help people continue “Stayin’ Alive”

Students observe demonstrations by professionals. Credit: Amazing Oakes / The Foothill Dragon Press

Mayzee Oakes

October 16, 2017

For over 50 years, scientists have been challenging studies to help people become safer and healthier, which led to the development of the American Medical Response (AMR) team. Ventura County’s AMR paramedics came on Friday Oct. 13 to educate MedTech and Bioscience about the science behind CPR and medical tra...

UC Riverside professor shines light on the little and lithe

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Emily van Deinse

October 13, 2017

For most people, the idea of pollination conjures images of bees and butterflies to mind. But they do not do all of the work on their own. Hummingbirds are an important pollinator in Southern California, considering that they may visit 1,000 to 3,000 flowers a day. On Thursday, Oct. 12 at the Channel ...

Perhaps you should reconsider that Venti Americano with three extra shots of espresso

The hidden structure behind caffeine. Credit: Rachel Chang / The Foothill Dragon Press

Rachel Chang

October 4, 2017

"Hi, so I'd like to order a Venti Americano with three extra shots of espresso." It has become a cycle: sleep at 2 a.m., wake up four hours later, brew a cup to get through the day and again sleep at 2 a.m. Sound familiar? Eighty five percent of Americans consume some form of caffeine daily, a ...

Opinion: Electric Cars Aren’t Driving us Away From Climate Change

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Noah Hilles

September 20, 2017

Most of us go about our day fulfilling small tasks aimed to better the well-being of our volatile environment. All of these minor but seemingly meaningful actions appear to culminate in so much change, but realistically do very little to none at all for the environment. In effect, all they do is ease ou...

Recap with Rachel: First Gene Therapy Approved

Recap with Rachel: First Gene Therapy Approved

Rachel Chang

September 10, 2017    

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