A new look at one of ecology’s unsolved puzzles – why biodiversity is higher in the tropics compared with colder regions – brought some unexpected revelations.
Representatives of the Hayabusa2 asteroid sample return mission visited their UA OSIRIS-REx colleagues to explore how the projects can benefit each other.
The University of Arizona’s 12-meter telescope at the Arizona Radio Observatory atop Kitt Peak has received first "light."
The gift is one of the largest in the history of the foundation and the University and will support scientific and cultural studies in the environment, social justice and the Southwest.
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UA Science: A Place of Discovery and Innovation

Joaquin Ruiz, DeanThe University of Arizona College of Science brings together globally prominent faculty in disciplines at the core of scientific inquiry and education. One of the largest colleges at the University of Arizona, we are a nexus of award-winning programs that encourage both independent and collaborative-driven research. Our academic departments, schools and research units encompass the range of physical, mathematical, environmental, cognitive and life sciences. UA Science is among the most powerful and prolific academic research centers in the world, recognized and rewarded for the unparalleled caliber of our achievements. With over 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students, we are an integrative learning institution, where accomplished faculty and next-generation scientists engage side-by-side in groundbreaking research. Our scientists and students also share their knowledge with the local and broader community through extensive outreach and public service initiatives. Our mission is to encourage the aggressive pursuit of research excellence, to support novel teaching and outreach programs and to create economic opportunities for our community.

Joaquin Ruiz, Dean

2 Couples Make Major Donations to Precision Health
"Medicine of the future" receives the financial support of longtime donors Bruce and Patricia Bartlett and young philanthropists Grant and Michelle Senner.
UA's Rice Symposium Tackles 'People Question'
Event marks the anniversary of completion of the rice genome. the first genome completed for any crop plant, impacting the fields of plant biology and agriculture.
App Could Be Your Map for Solving Traffic
With Metropia’s mobile app, guided to a patent by the UA's Tech Launch Arizona, commuters can adjust their travel times and plans based on traffic-prediction and vehicle-routing technology.
Viruses: Tiny Teachers of Biology
UA researchers are investigating two common but devastating viruses, CMV and HPV, and their work could lead to future therapies.
Computer Training as a Family Affair
The award-winning UA student chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers teaches and reaches across generations.

Undergraduate Research

The research opportunities available to UA Science undergraduates make this college a smart choice for students who want to grow academically, socially, and intellectually.

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K-12 Education

Science and math-focused camps and workshops are available for K-12 students—each designed to deliver research experience through hands-on activity.

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Tucson: Science Lives Here

UA Science invites you to experience telescopes atop of Tucson's highest peak, a century-old ecological laboratory and the world-class attraction, Biosphere 2.

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