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  • Extrasolar Storms: How's the Weather Way Out There?

    Mon, 01/12/2015

    Like galactic storm chasers, UA astronomers are leading an effort to discover how clouds and weather systems change on other worlds.

  • A New, Public View of the Sky

    Wed, 01/07/2015

    For the first time, UA scientists and the public are beginning to see the large-scale structure of the universe, thanks to the Sloan Digital Sky Survey. It's the largest project ever undertaken to map the cosmos.

  • Colorado River Delta Greener After Engineered Pulse of Water

    Thu, 12/18/2014

    Over a period of nearly two months, water was released into the dry river bed below Morelos Dam, which straddles the U.S.-Mexico border just west of Yuma.

  • Of Bugs and Brains

    Wed, 12/17/2014

    The fundamental structures underlying learning and memory in the brains of Invertebrates as different as a fruit fly and an earthworm are remarkably similar, according to UA neuroscientists.