Arizona Science

Episode 347: The 1-year anniversary of the James Webb Space Telescope.

Dec 9, 2022 The groundbreaking James Webb Space Telescope was launched in December a year ago

Episode 346: How and why animals evolved in different color

Dec 2, 2022 Examining why certain animals look the way they do.

Episode 345: Developing the next generation of space suits

Nov 18, 2022 A Tucson company is creating space suits for astronauts who will be taking the next steps on the moon and Mars.

Episode 344: Using green energy for agriculture

Nov 11, 2022 Researchers are developing new ways for solar energy to help farmers grow crops.

Episode 343: How to eat better using culinary medicine

Nov 5, 2022 The University of Arizona is helping develop the first culinary medicine program in the state.

Episode 342: The hunt for hidden water contaminants

Oct 28, 2022 Testing for PFAS in Arizona groundwater.

Episode 341: Learning from ancient societies

Oct 21, 2022 Understanding how past societies flourished and ultimately fell can tell us something about current issues and problems.

Episode 340: Smashing into an asteroid to test planetary defense.

Sep 23, 2022 NASA’s DART mission will send a satellite to a crash with an asteroid.

Episode 339: Unlocking the mystery of the aging brain.

Sep 16, 2022 Studies show 14 percent of Americans show signs of dementia as we grow older.

Episode 338: Examining how far technology has changed social discourse

Sep 9, 2022 Why do certain social media platforms encourage bad social behaviors?

Episode 337: What happens to the brain when neurons malfunction?

Sep 2, 2022 Experimenting with fruit flies and mice to isolate a protein that affects neurons in the brain.

Episode 336: Determining the real cost of loss of sleep

Aug 26, 2022 Sleep researchers are finding catching up on lost sleep doesn’t always help.

Episode 335: Investigating the properties of particle physics

Aug 19, 2022 Scientists are resuming their studies of sub-atomic particles at the Large Hadron Collider in Europe.

Episode 334: Researching and developing organic solar cells

Aug 12, 2022 Scientists are exploring how solar technology can deliver electricity more efficiently.

Episode 333: How certain birds can help us understand the development of Parkinson’s in humans

Aug 5, 2022 Frequency of birdsong in Australia is helping medical researchers find out more about the onset of Parkinson’s Disease.

Episode 332: Investigating how genetic and environmental factors combine to develop complex diseases

Jul 29, 2022 A look at how genetic and environmental factors combine to develop complex diseases.

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