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New Insights Into Drivers of Earth's Ecosystems

UANews | May 21, 2015
Sampling the world's oceans aboard the Tara Oceans research vessel, a UA-led international team uncovered new information about the ways marine viruses and microbes interact.

Giant Mirror Presents a Unique, Oversize Load

UANews | May 20, 2015
After years of polishing to perfection, the telescope mirror that is expected to revolutionize our view of the cosmos has left the UA's Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab. Its destination: Chile.

Three UA Students Among Goldwater Scholars

UANews | May 19, 2015
Undergraduate researchers Alison Comrie, Travis Sawyer and Jeannie Wilkening have been selected as national Goldwater Scholars for their study in STEM-related fields.

UA Poll: Arizonans Concerned About Global Warming

UANews | May 18, 2015
More than 70 percent support government action to reduce global warming, and a majority of state residents believe people are at least partly to blame for warmer temperatures.

Video Highlights UA-Led Research on Human Evolution, Climate

UANews | May 13, 2015
The 14-minute "A Human Climate" tracks scientists as they investigate the climate that prevailed when key hominin fossils such as Lucy and Turkana Boy were alive.

Alumni-Owned Company Awarded $100K Grant

UANews | May 7, 2015
The goal of Grafted Growers is to create a sustainable indoor growing system that will produce affordable, higher-quality grafted vegetable transplants with fewer resources.