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UA Invention Slows Water Evaporation, Generates Energy

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:50am
Co-developed by the UA's Moe Momayez, product is the result of an effort to find ways to conserve water in mining tailings (remediation) ponds.

The Molecular Biology Behind ALS

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
UA researchers have uncovered a novel molecular defect in a fruit fly model of ALS bearing a strong similarity to defects found in humans. The discovery may help explain the mechanisms underlying the devastating disease.

US Appeals Court to Hear Arguments at UA Law School

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
Students and members of the public are invited to get a glimpse inside the appellate court system when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit hears arguments on the UA campus next week.

From New York to Tucson With Love

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
Some would say no one cherished being a Wildcat more than the late Jeffrey Plevan did, and his parents have honored his memory by funding a lecture series and professorship at the UA.

Transgenic Crops: Multiple Toxins No Panacea for Pest Control

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
Overly optimistic assumptions about transgenic crops that produce two or more Bt toxins active against the same pest can lead to inadequate strategies for delaying evolution of pest resistance, UA researchers caution in Nature Biotechnology.

Science Lecture Series to Explore Life in the Universe

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:50am
What is life? How do we recognize it? Seven upcoming talks are free and will be held at Centennial Hall on the UA campus from Jan. 26 through March 9.

Three Nearly Earth-Size Planets Found Orbiting Nearby Star

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 3:50am
Star’s proximity means it is bright enough for astronomers to study the planets’ atmospheres, to determine whether they are like Earth’s atmosphere and conducive to life.

Years Later, HiRISE Camera Confirms the Beagle Has Landed

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 3:50am
The long-lost Mars lander Beagle 2 has been discovered in images taken with the UA-led High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

UA Receives $2 Million for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 3:50am
The UA Steele Children’s Research Center has received $2 million from the Centers for Disease Control to continue identifying children who have autism spectrum disorders, becoming one of 10 sites in the U.S. supported during the current grant cycle.

'Molecular Truck' Could Deliver New Treatment

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 3:50am
Child sufferers of ulcerative colitis stand to benefit from the work of an interdisciplinary UA team assisted by Tech Launch Arizona.

UA to Serve Up Fresh Approach to Health

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 3:50am
Bringing science to the plate, the Department of Nutritional Sciences will tout the benefits of the globally popular Mediterranean diet with a series of events kicking off on Jan. 28.

UA College of Fine Arts Announces $20M Gift

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 3:50am
A donation by the Fox family to the School of Music honors centenarian Fred Fox, a master teacher and legendary horn player who has coached the school's distinguished wind quintet.

Extrasolar Storms: How's the Weather Way Out There?

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 3:50am
Like galactic storm chasers, UA astronomers are leading an effort to discover how clouds and weather systems change on other worlds.

UA Leads the Charge on STEM Reform

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 3:50am
Student-oriented initiatives and programs, aligned with statewide and national priorities, are part of a movement to improve U.S. economic growth and international competitiveness.

Head of UA Journalism School Reacts to Paris Attack

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 3:50am
An American free press began in France with thinkers who were "the genesis of our liberties," David Cuillier says, reflecting on Charlie Hebdo.

UBRP Conference to Highlight Solutions to Challenges

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:50am
In addition to being an important showcase for student research in the biological sciences, the event will include hands-on science activities and networking opportunities.

UA Grad's Little Firm Tackles Big-Data Solutions

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:50am
A Silicon Valley startup helps companies make data-informed decisions, all without the need for heavy expertise in information technology.

UA Online Programs Rated Highly by US News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:50am
The Eller College of Management, which launched its online M.B.A. program in September 2013, saw its first graduating class walk last month and is already ranked 29th.

Black Life Matters Conference to Address Violence

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:50am
Hundreds are expected to attend the Black Life Matters Conference, which will address violence against African-Americans and focus on six major themes.

'Speed Networking' Leads to UA Interdisciplinary Projects

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:50am
Two new efforts, each emphasizing community engagement and sustainability, have been launched as the result of an unusual collaborative event.