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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.

Interactions of Earth’s Smallest Players Have Global Impact

UANews | September 15, 2014
A new study reveals the interactions among bacteria and viruses that prey on them thriving in oxygen minimum zones, stretches of ocean starved for oxygen that occur around the globe. The UA's newly launched Ecosystem Genomics Institute is dedicated to the researching such microbial communities in their natural environments as an important step in understanding global processes including climate.

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