Surfing the web of life

Surfing the web of life

By Peggy Townsend, UCSC Public Information Office In the dark hour that is 3:30 a.m., Bill Saxton will often rise from his bed, pull on a wetsuit, and head for the surf spot called Steamer Lane. There, the UC Santa Cruz professor of molecular, cell and developmental...

As species decline, so does research funding

  Ecology and evolutionary biologist Terrie Williams from the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute responded to a dubious distinction with an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times. She was named in Sen. Tom Coburn’s (R-Oklahoma) “Wastebook 2014” for her...