Global Ocean Data Illuminate Earth's Future ClimateJune 8, 2016
With the help of the UA-led national data management project CyVerse, three agencies are funding a study of the Earth's climate with robotic floats and supercomputers.
Micrographs and Mini LEO: Engaging Kids in Science through ArtMay 6, 2016
Nearly 170 students from four Tucson schools participated in a program that combines science and art. The results are beautiful.
Southwest Climate Outlook April 2016April 21, 2016
Over the past 30 days, above-average temperatures and below-average precipitation continued across most of the Southwest. This pattern was in place for the last 90 days (Fig. 1), due in large part to a ridge of high pressure that diverted moisture away from the region and helped keep temperatures high and humidity low. March 2016 precipitation totals were much below average or even record dry, in most of Arizona and New Mexico (Fig. 2a), while temperatures were among the 10 warmest for the period in each state (Fig. 2b).
Toxic-Spill Researchers Win $600K Haury GrantApril 20, 2016
A team led by UA professors Karletta Chief and Paloma Beamer has won the first challenge grant from the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice.