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Don’t Underestimate Your Mind’s Eye

UA News Science & Technology - Mon, 2014-09-08 00:00
A UA study finds that objects in our visual environment needn’t be seen in order to impact decision making. The research suggests that subconscious processing actually widens a person's field of vision.
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Send Your Tweet – and Your Name – to an Asteroid

UA News Science & Technology - Tue, 2014-09-02 00:00
The team of the UA-led OSIRIS-REx asteroid mission invites members of the public to use social media to share their predictions about solar system exploration in the year 2023. Selected entries will travel through billions of miles of outer space, all the way to the asteroid Bennu and back.
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UA Flandrau Science Center Goes 'FullDome'

UA News Science & Technology - Fri, 2014-08-29 00:00
A state-of-the-art digital projection system has been installed at the UA Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium that will captivate visitors as they tour the Earth, the universe, the human body and virtually any other part of the natural world like never before. Providing access to a network of satellite imagery, Flandrau personnel can quickly integrate scientific data into their shows to engage viewers with fascinating events occurring anywhere on the globe.
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