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UA Improves to No. 68 Ranking Worldwide, No. 42 in US

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 3:50am
The Center for World University Rankings used quantitative measures to assess the quality of education, the prestige of faculty members and the quality of faculty research.

UA Surgeon Takes on 'Medjacking'

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 3:50am
Dr. David G. Armstrong says it's only a matter of time before malicious medical-device hacking becomes a big issue, and he is working on strategies to keep patients and companies safe.

Collaboration Deepens Between UA and Japan

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 3:50am
This month's overseas trip by a University delegation, focused on parallel asteroid-sample missions and more, provides another example of how the UA has extended its international reach.

Renovated Old Main Receives LEED Silver Certification

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 3:50am
The UA mainstay becomes the oldest building in Arizona to receive LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for cost savings and positive environmental impact.

Thinning Is In: UA Helps to Tame Wildfires

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 3:50am
Carrying out its land-grant mission, Cooperative Extension teaches thinning practices to northern Arizona landowners in a strategy to grow healthier trees and prevent forest fires.

UA Researchers Reveal Elusive Molecule

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 3:50am
A long-standing chemistry puzzle is solved, with potential implications ranging from industrial processes to atmospheric chemistry.

Pluto: A Dream 3.7 Billion Miles in the Making

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 3:50am
UA researcher Veronica Bray, whose little-girl aspirations became reality, will try to unravel the mysteries of the dwarf planet as part of NASA's New Horizons mission. Today's flyby will yield the first-ever close-up images.

Second Instrument Delivered for OSIRIS-REx Mission

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 3:50am
A spectrometer that will help the OSIRIS-REx mission team select a suitable sampling site on the asteroid Bennu has arrived at Lockheed Martin's spacecraft assembly facility, ready to be integrated into the nascent spacecraft.