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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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Watch skydivers play Quidditch in midair

Skydivers channel their inner Harry Potter and Ron Weasley to score points in this high-flying fantasy game. Even Professor Snape would be impressed.

By May 9, 2016

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NASA spies 3-mile-tall 'pyramid,' more bright spots on Ceres

Dwarf planet Ceres gets weirder as NASA's Dawn spacecraft gets closer. Check out the latest shots from the cosmic paparazzi.

By June 18, 2015

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Whaa? Now there's a second bright light on dwarf planet Ceres

The latest images from NASA's Dawn spacecraft reveal a second mysterious bright spot on the surface of Ceres. Perhaps it's a giant Ceresian welcome sign?

By February 27, 2015

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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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'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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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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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

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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