Predicting drought in the American West just got more difficult

People hoping to get a handle on future droughts in the American West are in for a disappointment, as new USC-led research spanning centuries shows El Niño cycles are an…

Untangling Flu and SARS-CoV-2 Prevalence

From JAMA Community Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 Among Patients With Influenzalike Illnesses Presenting to a Los Angeles Medical Center in March 2020 Brad Spellberg, MD1; Meredith Haddix, MPH2; Rebecca Lee, MPH2;…

Rules to boost fuel economy for vehicles will do more good than harm, new study shows

From Eurekalert   Public Release: 6-Dec-2018 Findings by USC and other universities contradict claims by the Trump administration, which aims to roll back fuel economy standards University of Southern California…