Berkeley linguistics faculty Terry Regier and Keith Johnson have recently published articles in Science and Nature, respectively:
Charles Kemp and Terry Regier. 2012. Kinship Categories across Languages Reflect General Communicative Principles. Science 336, 1049.
Kristofer Bouchard, Nima Mesgarani, Keith Johnson and Edward Chang. 2013. Functional organization of human sensorimotor cortex for speech articulationNature