Terry Hunt, dean of the UA Honors College, discusses why the ancient people of Rapa Nui, Chile built their famous ahu monuments near coastal freshwater sources.
Two telescopes managed by the UA have aided in the serendipitous discovery of the brightest quasar ever seen in the early universe.
UA researchers have discovered a protein that prevents mosquitoes from hatching.
NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft took a picture of asteroid Bennu, the Earth and the moon days before going into orbit around Bennu on Dec. 31.
The UA's John A. Szivek has launched a study focusing on how to heal broken bones with a combination of adult stem cells and 3D printing.
A new study led by the UA's Evan MacLean has identified specific genes that seem to play an integral part in characterizing the behavior of dog breeds.
A team of UA researchers is creating faster MRI technologies. Scan times will be reduced from 40-60 minutes to around 15 minutes.
"The worst pain is probably pain without a known diagnosis – when you do all the tests, and they all come out negative," said the UA's Amol Patwardhan.
Channah Rock, a UA Cooperative Extension water quality specialist, said three committees have been set up to ensure transparency and oversight.