Science and Technology
June 20, 2017
The plane of the solar system is warped in the belt's outer reaches, signaling the presence of an unknown Mars-to-Earth-mass planetary object far beyond Pluto.
June 15, 2017
Underground storage in recharge projects has built a buffer against future shortages, and an annual publication by the UA's Water Resources Research Center helps to explain it.
June 14, 2017
UA hydrologist Victor Baker and a team of scientists report that the hundreds of proposed dams will have a long-term negative environmental impact throughout the region.
June 13, 2017
The event will bring together five researchers from the University who work at the forefront of asteroid science, including OSIRIS-REx principal investigator Dante Lauretta.
June 12, 2017
Several dozen cicada species can be found in Arizona, but apart from the noise they make, the sap-sucking bugs lead secretive lives. UA entomologist Gene Hall is a repository of fun facts about them. (They're built with their own evaporative cooling!) With UANews video.
June 9, 2017
Drs. Jeffrey Tully and Christian Dameff, alumni of the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, teamed up to attract more than 100 cybersecurity experts to a conference in Phoenix.
June 6, 2017
Gene networks regulating the very early development of the maize endosperm are the focus of a multi-institutional, NSF-funded study led by Ramin Yadegari of the UA.
June 5, 2017
UA students received hands-on experience designing and building Skittle-sorting machines that they put to the test at a competition on campus in early May.
May 31, 2017
The UA has licensed an interactive training program for the mining industry that uses serious gaming principles to simulate stressful, real-world situations.