"When you have snowpack disappearing really early, the soil will dry out faster and the plants, also," said Donald Falk, an ecologist and wildfire expert at the UA.
A proposal to drop the requirement that law schools use the LSAT in admissions is heading to the American Bar Association's House of Delegates for final approval.
NASA funded a UA-led Mars Lunar Greenhouse project that is attempting to supply 100 percent of the air and 50 percent of the food that astronauts need.
Gary Nabhan, the founding director of regional food studies at the UA, is interviewed about the significance of the UNESCO City of Gastronomy designation.
Lisa Quale, a health educator at the Skin Cancer Institute at the UA, is interviewed about proper sunscreen use.
Joaquin Ruiz, dean of the UA College of Science and director of Biosphere 2, was one of the featured speakers at the Wall Street Journal's Future of Everything Festival.
A team of UA researchers found that green light-emitting diode holds the potential of becoming a novel, non-pharmacological approach in managing chronic pain.
A column discusses this year's Global Retailing Conference, hosted by the UA's Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing.
Martin Pepper, a UA geoscientist and the former host of "How the Earth Works" on Discovery Science Channel, discusses the volcanic eruption of Kilauea in Hawaii.