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In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Honors College has partnered with the Cancer Center to raise funds in support of a faculty and student researchers working on a collaborative project.
Asher Baltzell and a team of UA scientists published a paper that illuminates the evolutionary origins of vertebrate dopamine receptors, the gateways to happiness.
By sifting through chunks of meteorite, scientists uncover microscopic pieces of ancient stars still in their original form. From these microscopic relics, scientists can determine the mass and chemical composition of these stars — and even paint a picture of the local galaxy before the birth of the solar system.
The University recently held its first training session in a collaborative project called "High Performance CPR University."
UA researcher Arlie Adkins, a transportation planning expert, and his collaborators found that African-American pedestrians waited longer than whites before drivers yielded. Now they will turn their attention to gender.
While hunting for exoplanets, a first-year UA graduate student and his adviser observed a curious structure that could answer some big questions about outer space.
Sean Rambaran and Tim Ashcraft were chosen as guardians for a group of World War II and Korean War veterans who flew to Washington, D.C., this month to visit military memorials.
UA researchers in the Eller College of Management have found that people with less power place significantly more trust in those with more power than the reverse. Their findings will be published in a forthcoming issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
U.S. News & World Report ranked 750 research-intensive institutions of higher education, and the UA's highest ranking came from its space science program at No. 6.
The founding director of the VIPER Institute, a physician regarded as a pioneer in the treatment of snakebites, has attracted media attention to the high price of antivenom with her research.
Memo to moviegoers: Researchers at the UA's Controlled Environment Agriculture Center, three miles from campus, have a lunar and Martian greenhouse prototype that produces sweet potatoes and strawberries. And it was launched 7 years ago.
The newest degree program focuses on sustainability and is open to eligible freshmen and sophomores at the University.
The move better identifies Arizona’s academic health center as an integral part of the University.
The collaboration between the UA and the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, which goes back more than 30 years, has entered a new phase with the center's opening in Tucson.
Nearly two dozen graduate students are being funded as University Fellows, and they are studying a broad range of topics. The program was launched in 2014.
UA physics professor Andrei Lebed challenges our perception of what electrons look like and how they behave.
The UA has pledged to continue to track greenhouse gas emissions and reduce its carbon footprint, while adding a commitment to plan for the impact of climate change.
From poetry to history, the University is hosting numerous events in October that will explore contrasting cultures, international languages and divergent ideas.
The new UA campus also will support One Health, a worldwide effort to address disease threats to humans and animals simultaneously — and potentially improve the health of both populations.
Camera operator Randy French has made the most of an opportunity with ESPN, which hired him straight out of school and has rewarded his technical expertise.