Lia Keener

Lia Keener is a fourth-year undergraduate student at UC Berkeley with interests in environmental biology and science communication.

Two Young Researchers, Two New Scorpions

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There are now two more scorpion species to appreciate, thanks to the work of two young researchers. Their efforts could change the future for these salty-lake-bed, stinger-endowed specialists.

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Big Rain Leads to a Big Year for Salmon

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Record-breaking rainfall drenched much of the Bay Area in late October and again around Christmas, leading to flooding, power outages, snarled traffic — and a great season for a fish that has had it rough in recent years. For East-Bay … Read more