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UA Experts Can Offer Expertise on Issues Related to Mining Spills

UANews | August 13, 2015
Numerous UA researchers have expertise related to the abandoned mine spill in Colorado.

Looking for the Missing Link in RNA Molecules

UANews | August 13, 2015
A UA-led research team was awarded $2.5 million from the National Science Foundation's Plant Genome Research Program to use the iPlant Collaborative’s big data management tools to unravel the secrets of little-understood lncRNA molecules.

UA Part of NSF-Funded Urban Water Initiative

UANews | August 12, 2015
Urban planning professor Gary Pivo of the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture will serve as deputy director of the national Urban Water Innovation Network.

The All-Seeing Eyes of OSIRIS-REx

UANews | August 12, 2015
Building on the UA's heritage and expertise in spaceflight hardware, the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory has produced three cameras that are ready to install on the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft.

Astronomers Discover 'Young Jupiter' Exoplanet

UANews | August 12, 2015
An international team of scientists, including the UA's Travis Barman and Katie Morzinski, has discovered a new exoplanet using the latest planet-hunting tool, the Gemini Planet Imager.

Center for Innovation Launches 7 Startups

UANews | August 10, 2015
Two of the companies, Edible Optics and AgentSage, were begun by current or former UA students, and a third features technology invented by a UA professor. The Arizona Center for Innovation is at the UA Tech Park.