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Biodiversity Is More Than Just a Numbers Game

UANews | October 6, 2014
Biodiversity is higher in the tropics compared with colder regions, but that's not the whole story. Functional biogeography, an emerging discipline, has brought unexpected revelations.

Ready for a Super-Fast Internet? UA Scientists Are Fast at Work on It

UANews | October 1, 2014
The College of Optical Sciences is leading an international effort to develop the technology of tomorrow.

Using the Force: UA Police Officer Completes NASA Project

UANews | September 26, 2014
Andrew Lincowski has designs on a career as a scientist, and his current and future colleagues say he has the right stuff.

Live Bugs Tell of a Bug's Life at Insect Festival

UANews | September 24, 2014
They're creepy, crawly ... and awesome! Come inside a hands-on event as UA students explain the world of arthropods.

$50M Gift From Haury Estate to Focus on Environment, Society and Southwest

UANews | September 22, 2014
A large bequest to the UA Foundation from the estate of Agnese Nelms Haury, a longtime friend of the University, has pushed the Arizona NOW fundraising campaign past the billion-dollar mark.

Meteorite That Doomed Dinosaurs Remade Forests

UANews | September 16, 2014
The impact decimated slow-growing evergreens and made way for fast-growing, deciduous plants, UA researchers say, and that provides an explanation for those fall colors.

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