First earthquakes, then fires, now … whoa wait a minute, is the Clog hearing this correctly? OIL SPILLS?!

100406-G-XXXXA-002-Louisiana oil spill

That’s right folks, it seems that every environmental disaster imaginable has struck the UC Berkeley campus.

On Saturday night, an underground tank spilled 1,711 gallons of diesel fuel, washing into Strawberry Creek and possibly beyond. read more »


Somewhere in the hollowed underbelly of Stanley Hall, most likely in a smoke-billowing research dungeon where we humanities students have never, nor will ever venture in our Wordsworth-reading, co-ed-intramural-sports-playing undergraduate lifetimes, Professors Elizabeth H. Blackburn and Carol W. Greider made a discovery that transformed our basic understanding of the cell as an underlying disease mechanism. read more »