Science and Technology

Black hole imaging group wins prestigious prize

Sep 9, 2019 The Event Horizon Telescope team, which has 36 members from the UA, has been recognized for its scientific achievement.

UA professor looking to make your smartphone more efficient

Aug 30, 2019 Tosi Adegbija is studying ways to reduce junk data that clogs memory storage hardware.

Scientist warns of tons of orbiting space junk, with more on the way

Aug 28, 2019 The debris is a byproduct of things we take for granted in our way life, Al Anzaldua says.

Tiny molecules can make a big impact in the battle against disease

Aug 22, 2019 UA research into anti-microbial peptides could help develop therapeutic drugs.

Arizona attorney general signs nationwide anti-robocall agreement

Aug 22, 2019 The voluntary pact with 12 major phone companies has no deadlines or enforcement mechanism.

UA scientists build virtual universe to study galaxy formation

Aug 20, 2019 Computer models offer a way to capture some of the complexity of how stars form in galaxies and why they stop forming.

UA research on sexting points to double standard

Aug 19, 2019 A survey found that women are four times more likely to send sexually explicit photos.

Technology helping curb border crime in Cochise County

Aug 16, 2019 Arizona 360 tours the county's new communications center for first responders.

Tucson educators bringing experience in STEM industry to classrooms

Aug 16, 2019 The UA-generated fellowship placed teachers in Arizona technology and medical companies for the summer.

Landslide database to shape Arizona I-17 expansion project

Aug 16, 2019 Officials say the database will help officials evaluate the risk in expanding the highway, which navigates through a mountainous region up to Flagstaff.

Ocean & Space

Aug 14, 2019 Learn about UA scientists in the Southern Ocean measuring climate change; and celebrating the past and future of space exploration at Spacefest X.

Understanding data more and more important for college students, professor says

Aug 13, 2019 Hoshin Gupta suggests there are some basic ways of seeing the world through data that all college students should understand.

OSIRIS-REx team IDs targets among boulders of asteroid's rough terrain

Aug 13, 2019 Asteroid Bennu's tricky surface has pushed the mission to take a new approach to sample collection.

As industries turn to automation, cyber vulnerabilities arise

Aug 12, 2019 UA professor Larry Head says attacks on systems are inevitable.

UA research farm using automation to innovate industry

Aug 12, 2019 The Maricopa Agricultural Center is a testing ground for precision agriculture.

Waymo on its plans to grow in the Phoenix metro area

Aug 12, 2019 The company offers Lorraine Rivera a ride in one of its self-driving taxis.

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