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'Ag Water' App Assists Growers on Food Safety Issues

The UA has released an app that helps growers meet regulations for produce safety. The tool can assess water quality, create a microbial profile and offer real-time irrigation advice.

TLA Sets Performance Records in 3rd Full Year

Tech Launch Arizona has completed its third full year of operation, surpassing all of its established performance metrics. For fiscal 2016, the UA's commercialization arm reported 250 invention disclosures, 278 patents filed and 14 startup companies. Tech Parks Arizona also had a banner year.

Leaping Lizards: Quirky Facts About Those Resident Reptiles

Wonder why lizards do pushups, or why they sometimes leave their tails behind? UA researcher John Wiens talks about these and other unique lizard behaviors.

Three UA Researchers Earn NSF CAREER Grants

With more than $2 million in new funding, Erika Eggers, John Jewett and Weigang Wang will uncover new science and technology and share it with the community.

Four Questions: Hey, How About This Summer Weather?

Christopher Castro, a UA associate professor of atmospheric science, talks about Arizona's unique weather-related phenomena in our feature "Four Questions."

Steward Observatory Aids Discovery of Eye of Horus

Named for the sacred eye of an ancient Egyptian god, it offers a unique opportunity to probe the fundamental physics of galaxies and add to our understanding of cosmology.

UA Licenses Scholarship-Matching Software

Seven years ago, the University undertook the creation of an online service to save students time and increase their ability to find scholarships. Now that technology, Scholarship Universe, has been licensed to a Phoenix company through the assistance of Tech Launch Arizona.

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