University of Arizona

NASA spots Beaker the Muppet in bug-eyed Mars formation

If it's your job to stare at images of the surface of Mars all day long, you're bound to start seeing things, like Pac-Man and Muppets.<p>The University of Arizona's HiRise team is the group responsible for working with the camera on board NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The HiRise Twitter account …

The Muppets

Space lettuce: It's what's for dinner

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A local startup’s quantum dot technology could some day help feed astronauts on the moon and Mars.<p>Los Alamos-based UbiQD, which …

Business Technology

Tucson staple Eegees now available at University of Arizona sports events

TUCSON, Ariz. — After the Arizona Stadium announced that it will be serving beer and wine at its facility, it was only natural to assume the offering …

Sandwiches

Downsizing Sale! Antiques, collectibles, housewares - Merrick, NY Patch

Local Announcement<p>Merrick<p>Located on Kirkwood Avenue, just east of Babylon Turnpike in Merrick.Toys, games, books, DVDs, clothes, furniture, knick …

Lacrosse

The 9 Best Tucson Hotels of 2018

Tucson, Arizona offers a little of everything: Southwestern culture, outdoor adventures, wellness spas and historical charm – plus year-round …

Outdoors

Smith Tallies Another Bronze - ArizonaWildcats.com | University of Arizona Athletics

<b>TOKYO, Japan</b> - Leah Smith adds another medal to her collection, with a bronze in the 1500m free on the final day of competition.<p>Smith, with 16:00.82, …

Swimming

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>This image shows a small-scale polygonal pattern in the ground near NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander. This pattern is …

Project Management

Does rain follow the plow?

What makes it rain? Many people joke it only takes washing the car or forgetting an umbrella to make rain fall, though in reality, those things are …

Rainfall

Linguist And Hezbollah Supporter Is Paid $250K A Year To Teach At The University Of Arizona

8:36 PM 08/08/2018<p><b>Documents obtained by Judicial Watch found a linguist and Hezbollah supporter was paid $250,000 to teach at the University of</b> …

Conservative View

UA researchers identifying algorithms to increase relevant drug interaction alerts

Each day, health-care providers are bombarded with electronic notifications in patients' electronic health records, alerting them to potential drug …

Health Care

Raiders waive former Stampeders DB Shaquille Richardson

The Oakland Raiders have waived defensive back Shaquille Richardson.<p>We have signed CB Raysean Pringle and waived DB Shaquille Richardson.<p>— Oakland …

Football (U.S.)

Who stole the $100M masterpiece? Clues emerge in year since recovery of Willem de Kooning painting

Priceless oil painting was stolen in daring heist in 1985 from the University of Arizona and recovered as part of an estate sale in August 2017 in New Mexico.<p>Jerry and Rita Alter spent Thanksgiving Day 1985 with family in Tucson.<p>A newly discovered photo from the gathering shows them smiling side by …

Art

Waitress Pays Back $1,000 She Stole from Restaurant in The 90s

Aug 1, 2018 5:47AM<p>"A waitress is giving back money she stole from the 90's. In a handwritten note, the waitress details working at one of the El …

University of Arizona

Top out-of-state colleges prowl San Diego looking for online students

Wed, 08/01/2018Top NewsIts main campus is 2,300 miles away. But Penn State University is on the prowl in San Diego, searching for students willing to …

San Diego

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>This gamma ray spectrometer map of the mid-latitude region of Mars is based on gamma-rays from the element iron. …

Jet Propulsion

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>This image is of an approximately 5 kilometer (approx. 3.1 mile) diameter crater that is one of the rare …

Mars Orbiter

MARLA ROYNE STAFFORD

MARLA ROYNE STAFFORD was named dean of the Fogelman College of Business and Economics at the University of Memphis. Stafford recently served as chair …

University of Georgia

HOLLY JEFFCOAT

HOLLY JEFFCOAT has been named dean of libraries at Southern Methodist University, effective August 1. She currently serves as the associate dean of …

Methodist University

UC Arizona? Not yet, but Arizona colleges are taking more California students

It’s happening so often now that the joke at University of Arizona is that it’s UC Arizona.<p>College students from California are increasingly headed …

College & University

Professor works with residents to test for pollution

Many families in Arizona mining communities have concerns about what pollutants might be in their immediate environment and in harvested rainwater …

National Science Foundation

U of A to sell beer, wine at football games

<b>TUCSON, Ariz. (TUCSON NEWS NOW)</b> - Big news for Arizona Wildcat football fans this week.University of Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke announced …

College Sports

UA to sell alcohol at Arizona Stadium this season

TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona will now start selling beer and wine at football games in Tucson this season.<p>Alcohol sales will begin Sept. …

College Sports

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>Small impact craters retain their original bowl shape, but once a crater is large enough that the force of …

Imaging

Arizona Football: Get your cold beer here!

AD Dave Heeke announced today that sales of beer and wine at Arizona Football games would begin the start of this football season<p>More from <b>Arizona</b> …

College Sports

New Online Learning Consortium report highlights instructional designers

A white paper published yesterday by the Online Learning Consortium offers a look at the increasingly complex field of instructional design in higher …

Higher Education

ASU rugby player sentenced to one day in jail for aggravated assault

An Arizona State University rugby player accused of kicking an opponent in the face was sentenced Tuesday to one day in jail and three years …

Crime

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>The Robotic Arm took a second scoop full of soil and revealed whitish material at the bottom of the dig area …

Mars Mission

Seeing Titan with infrared eyes

Making mosaics of VIMS images of Titan has always been a challenge because the data were obtained over many different flybys with different observing …

Astronomy

U of A Night | Arizona Diamondbacks

Welcome all Wildcats! Get the co-branded D-backs University of Arizona cap and a lower-level Baseline Reserve ticket to the Thursday, September 6 …

Arizona Diamondbacks

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<b>Original Caption Released with Image:</b><p>The Thermal and Evolved Gas Analyzer instrument has been checked out and has been approved to accept the sample …

Mars Mission