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From Hogwarts to UCLA, quidditch is the next great college sport

Former UCLA film student Farzad Sangari has released a trailer for his upcoming documentary "Mudbloods," which follows UCLA's team to the Quidditch World Cup.

By August 1, 2014

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Biologists switch on gene, extend flies' lives 30 percent

UCLA biologists may have just found a "fountain of youth" gene. In fruit flies, at least.

By September 11, 2014

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MIT, UCLA develop programming language for kids

Designed for kids 8 and older, Scratch allows them to create games and animations that can be shared online.

By May 15, 2007

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'Lab on a phone' detects mercury in water

Researchers at UCLA are using a 3D printer to produce an inexpensive, lightweight smartphone attachment that could ultimately take the place of large, expensive lab equipment.

By February 5, 2014

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Watch a brain surgery over Twitter, Instagram, and Vine

UCLA Health welcomed the world to watch a brain surgery through live Vine videos and Instagram photos posted on Twitter.

By May 23, 2013

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Judea Pearl named 2011 winner of Turing Award

UCLA professor cited for pioneering work in extending our understanding of artificial intelligence

By March 15, 2012

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World's fastest camera detects elusive cancer cells

UCLA researchers say their optical microscope can detect rare cells with sensitivity of one part per million -- in real time.

By July 8, 2012

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Google report says search results protected by First Amendment

A report by a UCLA law professor asserts that search engines have a First Amendment right to determine the links that appear in their results.

By May 9, 2012

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Tracking diseases using Google Maps and cell phones

Researchers at UCLA digitize rapid diagnostic tests to test for diseases such as HIV, malaria, and tuberculosis with less user error.

By April 27, 2012

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Cancer-detecting camera: 36.7 million frames per second

Here is another entry in the "science is wonderful" book. UCLA researchers have developed a camera that can help assist in the speedy and accurate detection of cancerous cells.

By July 10, 2012