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NAU STEM Teaching Practices Shape Classrooms in India


Dr. Pradeep "Max" Dass, director of the NAU Center of Science Teaching and Learning at NAU, is helping guide STEM teaching methods on the other side of the globe in a small school in India. The CSTL continues its mission to lead the way in global...
25-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biomass Offsets Little or None of Permafrost Carbon Release


An expert assessment helps quantify the amount of carbon dioxide that will be released in the Arctic following climate-related changes in the biomass.
24-Mar-2016 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Terrestrial Biosphere Contributing to Warming Climate

Terrestrial biosphere is contributing to climate change because of human activities including agriculture.
11-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

We’Ve Got Your Number: Tracing the Source of Invasive Japanese Beetles


A technique developed by Northern Arizona University researchers can help invasive pest managers make more informed decisions about how to control Japanese beetles and the extensive damage they cause.
8-Mar-2016 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NAU Researcher Rolling Out Remedy for Reading Crisis


Trina Spencer, research director at the Institute for Human Development at Northern Arizona University, is helping remedy the national reading crisis through the roll-out of a revolutionary language intervention system called Story Champs....
4-Mar-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Threat of Cytomegalovirus Far Outweighs Zika Risk


Northern Arizona University researcher studies the impact of CMV on healthcare providers.
15-Feb-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Improving Quality of Life for the Seriously Ill

Being diagnosed with a potentially life-threatening illness is distressing enough but a dearth of cohesive services often compounds the difficulty, according to an NAU researcher.
9-Feb-2016 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NAU’s Lead in Anthrax Research Sets Tone for International Public Health Investigations


Following a DNA trail through the secretive world of heroin use, an international team of researchers led by Paul Keim at Northern Arizona University answered questions about injectional anthrax while demonstrating the latest advances in whole...
7-Dec-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Professor and Students Exploring Previously Undiscovered Archaeological Sites


LiDAR technology is helping archaeologists see through the thick jungle to Maya ruins in Belize.
10-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Forestry Expert: Western U.S. Faces Similar Threat as Deadly Australian Wildfires


The raging Australian wildfires that have killed more than 200 people and destroyed some 1,800 homes over the last few weeks can "absolutely happen in the western United States at any time this year," says forest ecosystem expert Wallace...
27-Feb-2009 1:00 PM EST

Geophysics and Earthquakes Expert Available for Comment

Northern Arizona University's Dr. David S. Brumbaugh, Director of the Arizona Earthquake Information Center, is available for comment about the earthquake in Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 29, 2008.
30-Jul-2008 8:00 AM EDT

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