Arizona Science

Researching asthma in traditional rural communities.

Apr 18, 2024 Studies found that traditional farmers did not suffer from lung diseases usually caused by dust in the fields where they worked.

The Geometry of Sound

Apr 11, 2024 Researchers say people perceive sound based on where they are when they hear it.

Measuring how our mood moves the markets.

Apr 4, 2024 Economists often describe how consumer confidence drives spending decisions, but scientific researchers are asking if it’s the other way around.

Exploring space with balloon-borne telescopes.

Mar 14, 2024 The best way to observe the universe is with a telescope above the Earth’s atmosphere, and the least expensive way to get there is using a stratospheric balloon.

Investigating coral reefs for signs of climate change

Mar 8, 2024 UA Geosciences professor Diane Thompson talks with us about what coral reefs can tell us about changes in our climate.

Using different methods to investigate cancer.

Feb 29, 2024 Researchers studying prostate cancer have found introducing the disease in mice does not always produce accurate results.

Using waste products to create sustainable plastics

Feb 23, 2024 How fossil fuel waste can create new plastics.

Uncovering details about exoplanets.

Feb 16, 2024 The University of Arizona-backed James Webb Space Telescope has opened new insight about planets outside our solar system.

Finding twists in tree ring research.

Feb 8, 2024 Each ring on a tree stump can mark a complete cycle of the seasons, dating back thousands of years.

Revealing surprises about black holes.

Feb 1, 2024 Scientists began developing theories about black holes more than a hundred years ago.

The urgent search for near-Earth asteroids.

Jan 25, 2024 An astronomer in Europe discovered an asteroid last weekend only hours before it burned up in the atmosphere near Berlin.

Studying the ways humans interact with animals

Jan 18, 2024 Animals are filling a growing need in the field of therapy and service work.

Focusing on prevention in the continuing fight against COVID-19.

Jan 12, 2024 Treatments for COVID-19 are effective, but it’s better if you can avoid getting the coronavirus in the first place.

Survival and recovery of Arizona forests

Jan 4, 2024 University of Arizona forestry expert Don Falk talks about how woodlands might adapt to changes in climate.

Taking Arizona hearing science research to communities in Mexico

Dec 29, 2023 Cochlear implants can open a world of possibilities by restoring a sense of sound and speech.

Insect societies and cyberscience

Dec 15, 2023 The key to better cybersecurity might be found in a beehive.

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