UC Berkeley pilot crowdfunding website launched Monday

The campus launched a pilot crowdfunding platform Monday, through which students, faculty and researchers can seek support for their projects under the UC Berkeley brand. The website currently includes five projects focusing on topics ranging from health and sanitation to “the science of a meaningful life,” and will be online
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UC Berkeley lecturer maps food production, distribution

Maps showing where meat is slaughtered in Maryland, where barley for brewing beer is grown and where taco trucks travel in Oakland, among others, will soon be combined into a crowd-sourced, crowd-funded atlas, thanks to a UC Berkeley lecturer. Darin Jensen, co-editor of “Food: An Atlas” and a cartographer and
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