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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

UA Team Promotes Equity With Translation Project

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:50am
UA language specialists Jaime Fatás-Cabeza, Lizbeth Feria and Leonardo Vega are being honored by the city of Tucson for translating official city webpages into Spanish.

UA Student Chapter Earns National Award

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:50am
A UA student chapter earned the 2014 SACNAS Role Model Award for Outstanding Native American Outreach.

Recent 'Never Settle' Successes for UA

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:50am
For more information about the Never Settle plan and what the University is doing to realize the plan's goals, go to

Hawaiian Eye to the Sky Now Under UA Directorship

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 3:50am
The United Kingdom Infrared Telescope, considered one of the world’s leading astronomical observatories, is entering a new phase of operations under the UA and the University of Hawaii.

Tech Park Celebrates Solar Zone Milestone

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 3:50am
Facility that occupies 165 acres of land at the UA Tech Park in southeastern Tucson had 10 participants in its first phase.