UA in the News - 2018

Feb. 21, 2018
Researchers say reliable technology that propels aircraft to hypersonic speeds of Mach 5 or higher could be functional within 10 years, initially for use in missiles.
Feb. 21, 2018
Arizona's earliest residents grew tepary beans for thousands of years, but in recent history the beans were at risk of shriveling into obscurity.
Feb. 20, 2018
A prototype optical computer processes data using light, not electricity, and is learning to recognize handwritten digits.
Feb. 20, 2018
A "silent migraine" isn't an official medical term, but patients sometimes use it to describe when they get a migraine aura but don't suffer from the accompanying head pain.
Feb. 20, 2018
Bridgestone has made experimental tires out of guayule, a flowering perennial in the aster family native to deserts in the U.S. and Mexico.
Feb. 20, 2018
A discovery by UA researchers in the Department of Immunobiology may help develop new treatments to prevent dementia after stroke.
Feb. 19, 2018
Comedian Michael Ian Black's tweet, "Deeper even than the gun problem is this: Boys are broken," sparked a vitriolic debate about the role of gender in gun violence.
Feb. 17, 2018
More people are taking sanctuary today than at any time since the 1980s, and the number of churches, synagogues, and mosques ready to offer haven has surged in response.
Feb. 16, 2018
With more than 80 percent growth in invention disclosures during Tech Launch Arizona’s first five years, UA President Robert C. Robbins said the UA has great promise for the future.