The University of Arizona

Water Conference to Focus on Indigenous Perspectives

UANews | June 3, 2015
The UA Water Resources Research Center is hosting its "Indigenous Perspectives on Sustainable Water Practices," drawing representatives from Arizona tribes, the UA, Northern Arizona University, governmental agencies and the Arizona Legislature.

Construction to Begin on Largest Telescope

UANews | June 3, 2015
Collaborators have secured more than $500 million to build the Giant Magellan Telescope, whose UA-made mirrors will enable astronomers to look deeper into space than ever before.

Remembering Rafe: From Tide Pools to the Stars

UANews | June 3, 2015
With the tragic death of Raphael "Rafe" Sagarin, the UA community has lost a marine scientist whose boundless enthusiasm, sharp intellect and caring attitude inspired others.

When Plants Become Space Invaders

UANews | June 2, 2015
Declines in native biodiversity can open opportunities for imported species to not only grab a foothold in a new territory, but also to evolve into invasive pests.

UA Shares Agricultural Technology With World

UANews | May 29, 2015
The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture has become one of the world's most influential global platforms for exploring innovations toward sustainable agriculture and food security.

How Longhorned Beetles Find Mr. Right

UANews | May 27, 2015
The mating dance of these insects involves much more than their pheromone cologne. It depends on the time of day and the season, according to UA-led researchers.