Andrew Goodwin, a University of San Francisco media studies professor, died in an apartment fire in Berkeley early this morning, The two-alarm fire reportedly broke out at 2431 Oregon St. sometime after 1:40 a.m. When fire crews arrived, they found flames blowing out of the roof. Inside, they foun ... More >>
The food world is aflutter. Stanford just released a study detailing how organic food is no more nutritious than non-organic food. Everyone is talking about it. I never realized how many people have truly bitter feelings toward the organic movement. What's that about? If you don't want to pay extra ... More >>
Today in the department of WTF, we have this: A new study from researchers at the University of Minnesota claims that listening to even just a few minutes of rock music like Bruce Springsteen or the White Stripes causes white people to favor their own race to the detriment of others. Meanwhile, lis ... More >>
Schapiro Group data wasn't questioned by mainstream media.
Under new basketball coach Jessie Evans, USF quickly exits the NIT. But it looks like there's more -- and better -- to come.
Amid a drastic budget crisis, why is the California State University system spending $400 million on computers? And where is the money coming from?
A San Francisco firm thinks it's time people started copyrighting their DNA
PeopleSoft software has forced a Delaware manufacturer to cut paychecks to Mickey Mouse and let failing Wisconsin college students evade expulsion. Guess what software the San Francisco school district owns?
Long-missing Alcatraz files make their way back to the Bay Area
Needle-exchange pioneer John Watters' interrupted journey