Researchers Hope to Combat Spread of Invasive Species of GrassSeptember 19, 2018
While traditional approaches to combating buffelgrass have often focused on pesticides and labor-intensive manual removal, a UA laboratory is taking a unique approach to studying the species and its spread.
UA Tree-Ring Researchers Cool Long Debate Of Ancient Thera Volcano EruptionAugust 20, 2018
<p>New research published by a University of Arizona-led team might have cooled a decades-long debate as to the date of the explosion through the use of an unlikely tool — tree rings.</p>
Dating the Ancient Minoan Eruption of Thera Using Tree RingsAugust 14, 2018
<p>New University of Arizona-led research uses tree rings to shed light on discrepancies between archeological and radiocarbon evidence in dating the ancient volcanic eruption of Thera.</p>
Does Rain Follow the Plow?August 7, 2018
There are many factors that play a role in whether or not it rains, and research from the University of Arizona shows that human activity such as cultivating agricultural fields may be one of them.
Arizona's Summer Monsoon Still no Match For India'sJune 12, 2018
<p>Our stormy season officially starts on Friday, and the forecast is for above-average rainfall and warmer-than-average temperatures. The storms provide up to half of Tucson's annual rainfall.</p>