Arizona Science

Episode 299: Experts anticipate a warming climate will change the way microbes feed the soil

Oct 15, 2021 Experts believe a warming climate could see microbes evolve to more effectively feed the soil.

Episode 298: The cost of coping with COVID-19

Oct 8, 2021 How people responded to changes brought about by the pandemic.

Episode 297: Building an infrastructure to help scientists handle big data

Oct 1, 2021 A University of Arizona-invented program enables scientists around the world to access and manage big data sets.

Episode 296: Looking into the future with quantum technology

Sep 24, 2021 Experts believe the advent of quantum technology will steadily improve our communication capabilities.

Episode 295: Exploring the planet Saturn

Sep 17, 2021 Saturn holds special interest for the new director of the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory.

Episode 294: New research links COVID-19 to Arizona rattlesnakes

Sep 13, 2021 Resarchers are testing a connection between an enzyme similar to rattlesnake venom and deadly cases of COVID-19.

Episode 293: Seeking a breakthrough for treating Type 2 diabetes

Sep 3, 2021 Medical researchers who connect diabetes with obesity think the liver plays a key role.

Episode 292: Studying chemistry in space

Aug 27, 2021 Some theorists believe life on Earth originated among the stars.

Episode 291: Exploring how we extract information from sound

Aug 20, 2021 A debate over sound on the internet is helping scientists understand how we interpret the world around us.

Episode 290: Measuring the impact of the 2021 monsoon

Aug 16, 2021 This year’s monsoon has already included the wettest July on record in Tucson.

Episode 289: Building a business to help detect signals from space.

Aug 6, 2021 A University of Arizona researcher combined his interest in engineering and science into a company that helps build radio telescope attennas.

Episode 281: Tracking the distribution of dark matter between the galaxies

Jul 29, 2021 Scientists around the world are trying to unravel the mystery of dark matter in the universe.

Episode 288: Connecting brain science with music

Jul 23, 2021 Music professor Molly Gebrian is studying how the brain responds to learning through repetition.

COVID-19 and social interaction

Jul 16, 2021 How COVID-19 affects our senses and changes the way we interact with society.

Episode 287: New tools in the fight against skin cancer

Jul 9, 2021 Some people who develop skin cancer don't have pale skin or red hair

Episode 286: Understanding the reasons behind vaccine hesitancy

Jul 2, 2021 Messages about getting vaccinated against COVID-19 are reaching teenagers, but they aren't driving them to get their shots.

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