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Baby Photos of a Scaled-Up Solar System

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 3:50am
UA astronomers have discovered two dust belts surrounded by a large dust halo around young star HD 95086. The findings provide a glimpse of what our solar system may have resembled in its infancy.

UA Taking 100% Student Engagement to New Levels

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 3:50am
The UA's new Institute for Career Readiness and Engagement will connect students with real-world experiences, internships and employers like never before.

Campus Today, the Cosmos Tomorrow

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 3:50am
The latest space-exploration rovers were demonstrated by College of Engineering students and faculty as part of the UA's homecoming.

Wildcats Hiring Wildcats: It Happens, and It Works

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 3:50am
What does it mean to be an Arizona Wildcat? For one thing, it can mean a leg up on getting started in a career. Alumni from a wide range of fields say they look to their alma mater for job prospects — and haven't been disappointed.

Safer Conditions for Mine Workers?

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:10pm
Safety, economy and sustainability all could result from a new use for mine tailings, the finely ground leftovers of ore extraction that are stored above ground at mine sites.

Glaciers' Retreat Documented in Book From UA-Led Project

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:10pm
Repeated satellite observations have firmly established that glaciers are shrinking globally, and the foremost cause is global warming.

UA Engineers Aim to Secure Wi-Fi, Shut Out Snoops

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:50am
Wireless transmissions are highly vulnerable to eavesdropping because they typically broadcast in all directions. But UA researchers are devising ingenious ways to create signature-free transmissions.

Endowment to Honor Wildcat 'Connectors'

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 3:50am
The UA Alumni Association has launched a fundraising campaign to establish an endowment in honor of Stella and Marvin "Swede" Johnson, who made significant contributions to building the UA's alumni network.

Astronomers Explore Nature of Cosmic Debris

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 3:50am
Over the past few years, astronomers have found an amazing diversity in the architecture of exoplanetary systems, as well as the planets themselves.

Kassers Donate $1M to UA, Add to History of Charitable Giving

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 3:50am
Philanthropists I. Michael and Beth Kasser have committed a $1 gift to Arizona Athletics through Arizona NOW, the UA's comprehensive campaign, which already has surpassed the $1 billion mark.

UA Scientists to Feature Prominently at Gathering

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 3:50am
UA astronomers will present their discoveries at the largest convention of planetary scientists in the world, held Nov. 9-14 in Tucson.

'Everybody's Building' Enters New Era

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 3:50am
Tucson architect Corky Poster expected to hear plenty of opinions on Old Main's restoration — and did. He still managed to bring it all together.

Black Holes Come to the Big Screen

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:50am

Skin Disease Drug Finally Wins Approval

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 3:50am
Relief appears to be on the way for those with fair skin who experience pain, swelling, burning and scarring of sun-exposed areas.

What Sleeping Babies Can Teach Us

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 3:50am

Northbound UA Introduces New Degree in Phoenix

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 3:50am
A new UA degree in general studies will be offered at Paradise Valley Community College, representing an important extension of the University's reach.

With Seed Planted, STEM Internships Can Grow

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 3:50am
The UA and its partners want to make it easier for businesses to develop interns in the STEM fields — and give interns an incentive to remain in Tucson after they graduate.

How Beetles Hack Into Ant Colonies

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 3:50am

Attention, Trekkies: Get Your Tricorders Here

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:50am
Taking cues from "Star Trek" technology, a UA computer scientist has developed a "Swiss Army knife for science," and his creation is a finalist in a global competition.

High Life in the Andes, 12,000 Years Ago

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:50am