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Illinois to Arizona: Illini 2018 Winter Training Trip

Last year, the Illini went to St. Croix for their winter training trip, and in 2018, the destination was Tucson, Arizona and the University of …

Futile

Stanley Johnson Reportedly Subject of Pistons' Trade Talks

The Detroit Pistons could reportedly make swingman Stanley Johnson available in advance of the Feb. 8 trade deadline.<p>According to ESPN.com's Ian Begley, "opposing teams have come away with the impression that Johnson is available for the right return."<p>Johnson, 21, was selected eighth overall by the …

Basketball

Arizona hosts women’s leadership luncheon

<b>Tuscon, AZ —</b> Question: Only 4% of female athletes receive media attention; How can we change that?<p><i>Answer: “Connecting with other women.”- Adia</i> …

Sport (Australia)

A portrait of Earth and the Moon from 3 million miles away

Sometimes you need to step back to see the big picture, and if your subjects are 249,000 miles apart, you need to step waaay back. Luckily, the spacecraft OSIRIS-REx is moving rapidly away from us and was recently just in the right position, around 3.1 million miles away, so it trained its MapCam …

Space Exploration

Ancient shipwrecks are a treasure trove of climate data

<b>Thousands of sailors perished in stormy seas throughout the Caribbean in the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries. Surely they would never have guessed</b> …

Sailing

Apply to be Arizona’s new head football coach

The Arizona Wildcats need a new head football coach and that could be you!<p>The University of Arizona posted the job online Thursday and you can apply …

College & University

Here's the Earth and Moon Seen from OSIRIS-REx

On September 8th, 2016, NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, and Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) mission was …

Space Exploration

Ex-Arizona QB claims basketball coach Sean Miller paid players

The controversy surrounding the University of Arizona appears to be just getting started.<p>Only a few days after the university fired head football …

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona fires Rich Rodriguez following sexual harassment investigation

The University of Arizona announced the firing of football coach Rich Rodriguez Tuesday night after...

Rich Rodriguez

Les Miles In “Real Communication” With Arizona For Head Coaching Gig

Les Miles is reportedly interested in the Arizona job.<p>Like the Grumors that unfold each and every season Jon Gruden doesn’t land a coaching job, the …

College & University

NASA asteroid hunter spies Earth from far, far away

The Osiris-Rex spacecraft sent back a striking view of Earth and the moon looking tiny against the backdrop of space.<p>There's no better way to feel like a speck in the great expanse of the universe than to see Earth from millions of miles away.<p>NASA's Osiris-Rex spacecraft is flying through space on …

Space Exploration

Colonel Reuben L. Horner III: Second Black Postal Clerk in Tucson, Arizona

Colonel Reuben L. Horner III was born in 1910, in Fort Ethan Allen, Vermont. He was the only child of Reuben L. Horner II and Isadora Nelmida Horner. …

U.S. Army

Augmented reality is getting even more realistic

"In real life, we see objects block other objects all the time," said Rachel Metz at <i>Technology Review</i>. "It helps us believe that the things in front …

Augmented Reality

Emory patient information left unsecured by former doctor

The medical information of 24,000 Emory Healthcare patients was left unsecured when a former Emory doctor placed patients’ records on a University of …

Disease

Were U.S. nuclear tests more harmful than we had thought?

So says Keith A. Meyers, job candidate from University of Arizona. I found this to be a startling result, taken from his secondary paper:During the …

Economics

USA Cycling Announces 2017 Clubs of the Year | USA Cycling

By: Emily Palmer December 20, 2017<p><b>USA Cycling is excited to announce the winners of its 2017 Club of the Year awards! Three clubs earned overall Club</b> …

Team USA

Aaron Gordon Suffers Calf Injury, Ruled Out vs. Pistons

Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon was ruled out with a calf injury for Sunday's road game against the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena.<p>John Denton of the Magic's official website provided the update Saturday and noted Gordon's return "will depend on how he responds to treatment."<p><i>This</i> …

Basketball

Controversial Economics Class Dropped from Tucson High Schools

A controversial economics course has been cut from the high school curriculum in Tucson public schools after board members discovered teachers were …

Education

Meet Harleigh From the University of Arizona

VIEW GALLERY<p>Remember when people were freaking out about Arizona losing three-straight games in the Bahamas? Yeah. They’ve righted the ship and are …

DeAndre Ayton

A Whale of a Bitcoin Tale

How do you make a virtual object hide behind a real one? A team at the University of Arizona has found a way.

Cryptocurrency

Elgie Mike Batteau: Outstanding Educator in Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona

Elgie Mike Batteau was outstanding educator, teaching in Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona.<p>Batteau was born in Texas in 1905, she was the daughter of Sie …

Education

University of Arizona alumni create successful subscription coffee box

PHOENIX - An idea turned college project is now a thriving subscription business. University of Arizona alumni Connor Riley and Samantha Meis started …

Coffee

New drug could stall deadly symptoms of rattlesnake bite

One University of Arizona doctor hopes to buy people more time before they get to the hospital.

Medicine

Researchers found a way to tuck AR objects behind real ones

Current AR technology does a pretty decent job of placing a virtual image in front of an actual one, but blocking a virtual image with a real object is actually quite difficult and something that available head-mounted augmented reality displays can't do yet. But <i>MIT Technology Review</i> reports that …

Augmented Reality

More Realistic AR Display Places Digital Images among Real Objects - MIT Technology Review

In real life, we see objects block other objects all the time. This kind of occlusion offers our eyes and brains great clues about where things are …

Augmented Reality

20 Images From Mars That Will Forever Change How You See The Red Planet

Thanks to NASA’s HiRISE camera, prepare to see Mars in a whole new light.<p>Twelve years ago, NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launched.<p>With its …

Planets

Ireland settles mefloquine case with veteran as Canada prepares to fight suit

As Canada prepares to fight a suit launched by veterans who say the anti-malarial drug they took on deployment in Somalia caused permanent damage, the Irish government has settled a case with one of its former soldiers who says he, too, is suffering the effects of having consumed mefloquine.<p>The …

Class Action

Kourtney Kardashian Has More Sisters — Sorority Sisters, That Is!

Though Khloé Kardashian might've been the only sister to go to jail, real Keeping Up With the Kardashians fans know that Kourtney Kardashian was the …

Kourtney Kardashian

ASU to help create the world's largest telescope, the Giant Magellan Telescope in Chile

CLOSE<p>University of Arizona has the world's only lab capable of manufacturing 27-foot mirrors for what will be the world's largest telescope, the …

Arizona

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