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UA Scientists Fly Kites in Hawaii to Study Mars

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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UA Research goes from Idea to Patent to Market

Fri, 2015-03-13 00:00
GlycoSurf, a startup company from the University of Arizona, has finalized an exclusive license agreement for a new chemical synthesis technology for the synthesis of environmentally-friendly surfactants - also known as biosurfactants - which are non-toxic and biodegradeable and used as "green" replacements for petroleum-based surfactants.
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UA Researchers Unlock the Mysteries of Wound Healing

Fri, 2015-03-13 00:00
A multidisciplinary research team discovers how cells know to rush to a wound and heal it – opening the door to new treatments for diabetes, heart disease and cancer.
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NSF Division Director Sizes Up UA's STEM Initiatives

Wed, 2015-03-11 00:00
Susan Singer, who leads the agency's Division of Undergraduate Education, spoke about national STEM priorities and learned about the UA's aggressive approach.
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UA Mars Scientists Capture Image of Sci-Fi Landing Site

Wed, 2015-03-11 00:00
Images taken by the UA-led HiRISE mission reveal that the setting of the best-selling novel "The Martian" is far from being the featureless plain described in the book.
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