Science and Technology

UA Researchers Seek New Applications for MRI Technology

Sep 18, 2018 The high-resolution scans are being used to help doctors treat patients with cerebral palsy.

NASA Mission Passes Key Milestone With Yuma Parachute Test

Sep 18, 2018 The agency can now give the Orion parachute system the go-ahead for flights with astronauts.

Saudi Fund Invests $1B in Electric Car Firm Planning Production in Arizona

Sep 17, 2018 The money from the sovereign fund could mean the production at a Casa Grande factory of Lucid Motors vehicles for market.

Arizona Financial Technologies Law Helps Foreign Partnerships

Sep 17, 2018 Groups are working to encourage the growth of the "fintech" industry in Arizona.

Autonomous Truck Company to Add 500 jobs in Tucson

Sep 12, 2018 TuSimple credits Arizona's business-friendly regulations.

UA Professor: Lie Detector Won't Reveal White House's Anonymous Dissenter

Sep 10, 2018 John Allen says polygraph tests will not solve the mystery behind New York Times op-ed.

A Helping Hand for Nature

Sep 6, 2018 Friends of Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge volunteer time and effort.

Grant Funds Research to Fight Deadly Lung Disease

Sep 6, 2018 The University of Arizona College of Medicine seeks a cure for excessive scar tissue.

Study Warns Against Taking Endangered Mexican Wolf North of Historical Range

Sep 5, 2018 Researchers warn that going beyond range could threaten decades of conservation and recovery efforts.

Baby Reptile Fossils in Arizona Fill Gap in Evolution of Mammal Childbirth

Sep 5, 2018 The unique fossils can help understand the links between mammals and their non-mammal ancestors.

OSIRIS-REx Mission to Asteroid Bennu Marks Milestone

Aug 27, 2018 The spacecraft captured its first images of the asteroid.

OSIRIS-REx Captures First Images of Bennu, 1.4M Miles From Asteroid

Aug 24, 2018 UA scientists mark spacecraft's approach phase in sampling mission.

Arizona Getting $7.4 Million to Beef Up Elections System

Aug 22, 2018 The slice of federal dollars is in large part meant to strengthen cybersecurity measures.

UA Tech Park to Mentor Companies in Solar Competition

Aug 20, 2018 Participants could win portion of $3 million. Will receive help from UA and other 'Connector' organizations.

Researcher Finds New Urgency for Climate Solution in Tree Recovery Lag

Aug 19, 2018 Professor David Breshears says trees are failing to keep up with frequency of droughts.

Kroger Begins Testing Driverless Grocery Deliveries in Scottsdale

Aug 16, 2018 Same-day or next-day delivery orders can be made online or via a mobile app.

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