Picture yourself hitchhiking on a history-making, seven-year space mission. You departed on Sept. 8, 2016. Your vehicle, called OSIRIS-REx, has solar panels for electricity. On your trip, you...
It was the summer of 1963 when Dick and June Scobee and their 2-year-old daughter Kathie arrived at a red-brick rental house on Mountain Avenue. The location was convenient: Dick could walk the five...
It’s no secret that planet Earth has a trash problem. What’s less well-known is the man-made debris orbiting our planet — discarded rocket parts, satellite antennas and other metal...
In 1961, President John F. Kennedy famously declared that Americans would walk on the moon by the end of the decade. But at the time, scientists couldn’t say for sure whether the moon’s...
The 2016 football season is certainly one to approach with optimistic curiosity and tempered enthusiasm. It is a tough schedule, but one with seven and a half home games and lots of opportunities....
University of Arizona departments and programs are hosting events to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which included the destruction of the USS Arizona, the American...
The world was watching — and rather intently — a year ago after a black-chinned hummingbird laid two eggs in a small nest she had built on the fifth floor of the ENR2 building on the...
Inside and out, the University of Arizona maintains an active and growing collection of artwork. Numerous buildings on the main campus have artistic appeal — think of the Thomas W. Keating...
More Arizona residents are opting to attend the University of Arizona, whose incoming class this fall also features ethnic diversity, high academic performance and an increase in international...
It’s good to be a Wildcat.That’s the conclusion The Princeton Review reached in its annual survey of American college students, as it listed the University of Arizona in “The 381...

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