University of Arizona

Former Arizona football player to serve 5 years for assault

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona football player accused of domestic violence will serve five years in prison.<p>A Tucson judge sentenced Orlando Bradford on Monday and also ordered him to pay $22,000 in restitution.<p>The former running back pleaded guilty in September to two felony …

News (U.S.)

Former Arizona football player to serve 5 years for assault

A former University of Arizona football player accused of domestic violence will serve five years in prison.<p>A Tucson judge sentenced Orlando Bradford …

Crime

UA celebrates 'topping off' ceremony for new health sciences bulding

The last steel beam, covered in flags, a small ceremonial tree and signatures scribbled with Sharpies, was hoisted into place during the “topping …

Education

Application Advice for Students, Job-Seekers, and Recommendation Letter Writers

I really didn’t know what I was doing when I applied for graduate school, and I am thankful for the assistance of the professors at my undergraduate …

Employment

Scientists Do the Math: You Can’t Live Forever

Do you want to live forever?<p>Well, we’ve got some bad news.<p>Researchers in the departments of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of …

Health

Does sex really trigger cardiac arrest?

It's a common Hollywood trope — an older guy is having enthusiastic sex with a woman half his age when he suddenly flops over dead.<p>But in real life, sexual activity very rarely causes cardiac arrest, a new study reassuringly reports.<p>Sex was linked to only 34 out of more than 4,500 cardiac arrests …

Medicine

Former track star says coach threatened her with a box cutter to her throat: Part 3

Baillie Gibson said her University of Arizona coach Craig Carter threatened and blackmailed her into a relationship, which he claims was consensual.

Arizona Wildcats

NASA Has Just Released 2,540 Stunning New Photos of Mars

If it’s quiet solitude and beauty you seek, there is no better place than the surface of Mars. Mars has earned its moniker as the red planet, but the …

Planets

Here are words which indicate stress when used often

According to a new US study, there are some words which, when spoken frequently, might indicate that one is stressed.<p>According to a group of speech …

National Academy of Sciences

Report: Agribusiness contributes $23B to Arizona economy

Researchers with the University of Arizona say agricultural businesses contribute more than $23 billion in sales to the state's economy.<p>A report …

Business

Using any of these words could indicate that you are more stressed

• <b>A new study has identify words linked to high stress levels.</b>• <b><br>It found that "really," "so," and "very" can be giveaway signs.</b>• <b><br>Researchers determined stress by examining white blood cells</b> <b>.</b>• <b><br>They believe listening to medical patients' vocabulary could let doctors give more accurate diagnoses.</b><p>Speaking is …

National Academy of Sciences

Candrea Inks Five on National Signing Day

<b>TUCSON –</b> Five of the top prep softball players nationally pledged to attend the University of Arizona, head coachMike Candreaannounced on Wednesday. …

College & University

Cleveland Indians manager drops by University of Arizona class, surprises students

College is cool.<p>You meet new friends, experience new things, learn a little, have a lot of fun and … meet Hall of Fame managers?<p>For some University …

Cleveland Indians

UA basketball assistant suspended, violation unrelated to bribery scandal

The University of Arizona men’s basketball team announced Friday assistant coach Mark Phelps has been suspended five games without pay.<p>The suspension …

Rick Pitino

How to Become an Asteroid Prospector

With the first mission to bring material from the asteroid belt back to Earth underway, the longtime science-fiction staple of commercial asteroid …

Flying

What we know now about NCAA basketball scandal

CLOSE<p>Arizona Republic watchdog reporters Dennis Wagner and Anne Ryman explain the FBI investigation of college basketball recruiting that has led to …

Sports

Regulonix: We may have eventual answer to opioid crisis

PHOENIX — A Tucson company says it might have an answer to opioid painkillers.<p>Regulonix is studying some non-opioid compounds as an alternative to …

Pain

Optimizing workplace design for Health: UA Institute on Place and Wellbeing at Greenbuild

On Nov. 9 at the world's largest conference and expo for design-related industry professionals, UAIPW Director Esther Sternberg, MD, and the U.S. …

Research

Casting has begun for the fifth of seven mirrors that will make up the world's largest telescope: GMTO

The casting process has begun for the fifth of seven mirrors that will make up the world's largest telescope, the Giant Magellan Telescope …

Universe

Fifth mirror cast for Giant Magellan Telescope

The Giant Magellan Telescope Organization (GMTO) today announced that it has initiated the casting of the fifth of seven mirrors that will form the …

Universe

Giant Magellan Telescope Organization Casts Fifth Mirror

The Giant Magellan Telescope Organization (GMTO) today announced that it has initiated the casting of the fifth of seven mirrors that will form the …

Universe

Precision Agriculture: Visualizing the Future

I wrote this article the morning after the completion of the second annual <i>PrecisionAg</i> Vision Conference from my corner suite in Phoenix, AZ. …

U.S. Department of Energy

Face It: You Can't Completely Stop the Aging Process

Researchers at the University of Arizona have de-bunked a common anti-aging theory<p>The Rock has yet to accumulate a wrinkle at 45, and Arnold Schwarzenegger is somehow 70 years old. These men are a beacon of hope that man can evade the aging process. We've got some somber news for you hopefuls: …

Longevity

Antiaging Is Not A Thing, Says Science—You’re Gonna Get Old

If you’ve been investing in expensive wellness treatments and eating a diet comprising things Whole Foods sells for $99 with the hopes of remaining …

Lifestyle

Science Says Shutting Down The Aging Process Is Mathematically Impossible

As it comes to age, sorry, Cady Heron, but the limit does exist. According to recent studies done by Science Daily, shutting down the aging process is mathematically impossible.<p>From the days of the conquistadors, people have been looking for the fountain of youth. For some reason or another, people …

Longevity

Getting old is inevitable—and new research suggests science can’t fix it

Humankind has long sought eternal youth, but sadly our hopes and dreams of living forever have been crushed by new research that suggests it is …

Cancer Cells

Scientists Have Mathematical Proof That It's Impossible to Stop Ageing

We're sorry.<p>Just in case you were banking on science coming up with a way to let you hold onto your youthful looks forever, we have some …

Science

Tiny Bugs Are Having Sex on Your Face Right Now

Denver, Colorado<p>Eyelash mites aren't the only bugs that live in unusual places.<p>For bugs, there will likely never be any such thing as a housing shortage. Many set up shop in the strangest places—including us.<p>At the Entomological Society of America annual meeting, we asked experts about bugs with …

Insects

The idea that humans can live forever is ‘impossible,’ scientists confirm

If you’ve been hoping that science would find a way to beat aging before you enter your twilight years I’ve got some pretty bad news to share with …

Lifestyle

Humans living forever is ‘impossible’ according to science

If you’ve been hoping that science would find a way to beat aging before you enter your twilight years I’ve got some pretty bad news to share with …

Science