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Meet the Beetle That Packs a Machine Gun

UANews | April 30, 2015
Scientists discovered how bombardier beetles manage to fire rapid bursts of a searing hot chemical mix at predators or other creatures that harass them.

Anivax Licenses UA-Developed Poultry Vaccine

UANews | April 30, 2015
The vaccine, the result of a collaboration of scientists steered by Tech Launch Arizona, would reduce colonization by bacteria and ultimately lower the incidence of human disease.

A Shudder Through the Earth: Learning From Nepal

UANews | April 29, 2015
Seismologists at the UA are part of a global community of scientists trying to better understand massive earthquakes and help communities prepare for the worst.

TLA to Honor Innovation, Impact

UANews | April 29, 2015
Second annual awards by UA's commercialization arm will recognize those whose work affects quality of life through research, collaboration and innovation.

UA Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

UANews | April 28, 2015
Major honor for Renu Malhotra of UA's Department of Planetary Sciences follows her election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Changing the World, Impressing Employers

UANews | April 28, 2015
Nearly 80 teams of UA seniors have spent two semesters taking a corporate or UA sponsor’s project from concept to reality. Now they're ready to show off their work at the 13th annual Engineering Design Day.