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Newly Discovered Microbe Is Key in Climate Change

An invisible menagerie of microbes in permafrost soil acts as a global driver of Earth processes such as climate.

New Radio Telescope Ready to Probe

The UA is the only university in the continental U.S. with one, and the state-of-the-art system has received first "light."

Ebola Not Just a Matter for Medicine

Engineers also bring considerable expertise to the detection and prevention of infectious diseases, UA faculty members say.

A Wildcat Amid the Wild's Big Cats

UA graduate student Thandiwe Mweetwa studies lions in her native Zambia, hoping to preserve their dwindling numbers.

UA Breaks Ground on Downtown Phoenix Project

New facility will follow the Health Sciences Education Building, which opened in 2012 and houses health education for both the UA and Northern Arizona University.

Comet's Close Encounter 'One in a Million'

UA scientists will be riveted by the comet Siding Spring when it passes Mars on Oct. 19. But capturing an image will be "like trying to photograph a speeding bullet while riding a roller coaster."

4-H Students Have a Blastoff With UA-Designed Experiment

"Rockets to the Rescue," a hands-on challenge for 4-H National Youth Science Day, brought out the budding scientists and engineers.

UA Tech Park Celebrates 20 Years, Looks to Future

What began with a regional economic development mission has since turned its attention to facilitating the testing, evaluation and demonstration of new technologies.

UA on Collaboration's Cutting Edge

University's strengths underscored by opening of Arizona trade office in Mexico City and conference of North American institutions in Tucson.

UA Planetary Scientists, Japanese to Trade Hard-Rock Stories

There's plenty of room in outer space for the OSIRIS-REx and Hayabusa2 asteroid missions, both sides say.

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