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UA-Born Traffic App Launches in Tucson

UA News Science & Technology - Thu, 2015-03-19 00:00
Professor's startup company is another example of innovation taken all the way to commercialization with the assistance of Tech Launch Arizona.
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Why Pi? It's a History Lesson All Its Own

UA News Science & Technology - Tue, 2015-03-17 00:00
The irrational number, typically approximated as 3.14159, has proved itself as a captivator of the imagination and an irreplaceably practical part of everyday life.
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New Clues from the Dawn of the Solar System

UA News Science & Technology - Sat, 2015-03-14 00:00
Sulfide chondrules, a new type of building blocks discovered in meteorites left over from the solar system's infancy, provide evidence for a previously unknown region in the protoplanetary disk that gave rise to the planets including Earth.
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UA Scientists Fly Kites in Hawaii to Study Mars

UA News Science & Technology - Sat, 2015-03-14 00:00
Clues to the mysteries of the red planet are revealed by an unconventional method of studying volcanic landscapes on the Big Island, using specially equipped kites.
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