Science and Technology

Tucson Team to Study Dust on Space Bodies Slated for Exploration

Mar 21, 2017 Researchers at the Planetary Science Institute will study bodies without atmospheres looking for resources, dangers to future space missions.

In One Campus Building, a Window into the Cost of Deferred Maintenance

Mar 20, 2017 UA needs $350 million to catch up with campus repair, maintenance needs.

A Gourmet Feast Grown with a Green(house) Thumb

Mar 15, 2017 The meal features food grown in controlled environments.

Researchers Give Corn a Tool to Fight Fungus

Mar 11, 2017 Genetic modification stops carcinogen growth in corn.

'Rise of the Rocket Girls' Chronicles Contribution of NASA Women

Mar 8, 2017 Tucson Festival of Books author Nathalia Holt tells professional, personal stories

Navajo Nation Maps Drought with NASA Satellites

Mar 7, 2017 Tool can help observation of vast area and diverse ecologies.

Demoted as a Planet, Pluto May Get Another Chance

Mar 2, 2017 Astronomers discussing new definition that would include it and other celestial bodies.

Newly Discovered Earth-like Planets Hold Promise for Life

Feb 23, 2017 Arizona planetary scientists anxious to learn more

UA Named 'Adobe Creative Campus'

Feb 22, 2017 Students will have access to the integrated design and editing software suite.

UA Graduate Sets Sights High in the Sky: Science in Space

Feb 22, 2017 Michelle Thompson in the running for Canadian Space Agency astronaut job.

Total Solar Eclipse in 6 Months Has Astronomers Preparing

Feb 21, 2017 Phenomenon can be seen in 70-mile swath from regon to South Carolina; partly visible in Arizona.

Nutrition, Not Genetics, May be Key Factor in Disease

Feb 21, 2017 UA conference to study role of good nutrition in disease prevention

Wildlife Officials Pleased With Growing Mexican Gray Wolf Count

Feb 20, 2017 Wolf count rebounds to 113 after drop the previous year.

Episode 125: Local Law Enforcement Responds to Trump's Immigration Actions

Feb 17, 2017 Plus, black student leaders on misguided idea of 'post-racial' society; the UA Conference on Aging; the future of the Arizona Geological Survey.

Arizona Scientists On Edge Over Trump Environment Promises

Feb 17, 2017 President promised to relax or eliminate many environmental protections.

OSIRIS-REx Takes Photo of Jupiter, 3 Moons

Feb 14, 2017 UA-led mission testing out its cameras in search of Trojan asteroids.

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