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Engineering By Touch

Through cutting-edge robotics, artificial intelligence, and augmented reality technologies, UA professors are developing advanced educational tools to make aerospace engineering accessible to the blind.

Event Horizon

Recently released images show a black hole sitting right at the center of our own galaxy.

Agrivoltaics

Growing food in the shade of solar panels.

Footprints from the Past

Archaeologists have recently uncovered ancient human footprints at White Sands National Park that date to as far back as 23,000 years.

Miracle Medicine

Dr. Ski Chilton and his team at the University of Arizona are developing a drug that could drastically reduce the risk of death from COVID-19.

Wearable Innovations

If you already think of your Fitbit or smartphone as an extension of your body, wait until these new devices hit the market!

Making of the James Webb Space Telescope

In December of 2021, NASA will launch the most ambitious telescope ever made into space.

Seeing in the Future

Developing the next generation of wearable display systems for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality.

Arizona READI

Bringing immediate lifesaving telemedicine access to remote areas of rural southern Arizona. (8:11)

Mirrors for Magellan

The University of Arizona is fabricating seven massive mirrors for the Giant Magellan Telescope. (7:31)

Flight of the RAVEN

Drone testing in Iceland may lead to exploring inaccessible places on Mars. (7:23)

Fireball

Astronomer Erika Hamden's discovery through failure. (09:54)

OSIRIS-REx Touch-and-Go

A behind-the-scenes look at the successful capture of dust and pebbles from the surface of an ancient asteroid more than 200 million miles from Earth. (11:14).

Power Connectors

The UA Center for Innovation is hosting inventors from around the country who are competing for the American-Made Solar Prize, a national contest to find the next big breakthrough solar technology. (06:57)

Integrative Medicine

UA Professor Esther Sternberg introduces to us the seven domains of integrative medicine and the effects of stress on our physical and mental health.

Bisbee Science Lab

An innovative stem education program for the next generation of young scientists in Bisbee, AZ.

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