Science and Technology

Arizona Telescope Array Gets Upgrade to See Fainter Stars

Jun 4, 2018 The new setup should improve distance by a factor of 10, an astronomer on the project said.

Making a Connection: Teens Help Seniors Learn Digital Literacy

Jun 1, 2018 A new program is getting tech-savvy teens to educate seniors about 21st century tech and the internet.

UA Summer Camps Give Kids a Running Start on Science

May 31, 2018 The subjects include robotics, engineering, coding and more.

Readers Pick Physical Books over E-Books in UA Study

May 29, 2018 Researchers found even millennials prefer hard copies of literature.

Temporary Bridge to Ease Traffic Again During I-10 Work

May 29, 2018 A project at I-10 and Wilmot marks the second time ADOT has used temporary bridges in the Tucson area.

Development Underway at Two Sites for UA Tech Parks

May 25, 2018 Two developers are shaping the master plan for the future of UA Tech Parks.

Old Electronics Piling Up? You Can Recycle Them at 'E-Waste' Event

May 25, 2018 Drive aims to keep unwanted computers and cell phones out of landfills.

Mars 2020 Rover Mission to Include Scout Helicopter

May 18, 2018 NASA will test the aircraft's feasibility with up to five flights in 30 days and use it for mission planning and rover navigation.

Hot Weather Forecast Warms Up Urban Planning Research

May 4, 2018 UA team investigating solutions to daily buildup of city heat.

US Border Agency Tests Body Cam Use by Agents in 9 Locations

May 1, 2018 A Tucson unit of Customs and Border Protection will be part of the trial.

UA Engineering Students to Show Their Work at Annual 'Design Day'

Apr 27, 2018 Annual event rewards creativity and innovation, as students look to grab attention of corporate partners.

Space Dust Dings OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft

Apr 24, 2018 Mission on target to encounter asteroid this year, return sample to Earth in 2023.

UA Student's Non-Opioid Pain Relief Research Highlighted in DC

Apr 16, 2018 Lindsey Chew's work is leading her to pursue a physician-scientist career path.

Student Fair, Rally Mean Big Weekend for Science in Southern Arizona

Apr 12, 2018 Regional student fair SARSEF draws record number of projects this year.

Lifeblood of the Desert: Salt River Project Team Turns to ASU Robots to Maintain Canals

Apr 10, 2018 The infrastructure poses unique technical and personnel challenges, which could be made more efficient with robotics.

US, Mexican Archaeologists Unearth Sonoran Desert’s Past and Present

Apr 9, 2018 Researcher says findings could touch on present-day issue of political border crossing Tohono O'odham land.

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