Science and Technology

University of Arizona researcher gets closer to solving ancient mystery

May 5, 2022 Studies of tree rings and ice core samples are providing clues to what happened to Minoan civilization in 1500 B. C.

Biomedical engineers sneak medicines past immune system

May 4, 2022 University of Arizona researchers are developing ways to target medication more efficiently to fight disease.

NASA to extend OSIRIS-REx spacecraft for a mission to a second asteroid

Apr 25, 2022 The University of Arizona-led mission will rendezvous with the Asteroid Apophis in 2029

Tucson-based scientists giving moon rocks a second look

Apr 25, 2022 NASA's Apollo 16 crew originally collected the samples 50 years ago.

Ducey desalination proposal carries hefty price tag

Apr 18, 2022 Experts think it will cost $60 million a year to operate.

Biosphere 2 starts a tech incubator

Apr 13, 2022 The laboratory welcomed four tech startups in a ribbon cutting ceremony.

University of Arizona students await photographs of moon crash site

Mar 17, 2022 They identified and traced the path of China-launched rocket that impacted the surface.

College of Science Lecture Series returns to Centennial Hall

Mar 8, 2022 A springtime tradition is back on the University of Arizona campus.

University of Arizona parks Russian robots due to conflict

Mar 3, 2022 Grubhub, UA will "secure a new robot courier delivery solution."

Intelligence gathering incorporates social media in Ukraine

Feb 22, 2022 A University of Arizona information professor notes almost anyone can track Russian military movements online.

University of Arizona-backed research is finding the source for feelings of hunger

Feb 17, 2022 The part of the inner brain that produces sensations of hunger and fullness is familiar to neuroscientists.

University of Arizona astronomy researchers track space junk to the Moon

Feb 15, 2022 The spent rocket stage is expected to crash on the far side in March.

Former shuttle cockpit simulator comes to Tucson

Feb 7, 2022 Astronauts trained on it, then it became a movie set.

Union Pacific will use self-driving trucks to move freight between Tucson and Phoenix

Feb 3, 2022 It will be San Diego company TuSimple's first customer on that route.

University of Arizona geologist examining Tonga volcano eruption

Jan 28, 2022 The explosive force was mostly underwater but stronger than expected

James Webb Space Telescope reaches its target

Jan 25, 2022 The first pictures of deep space are expected this summer.

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