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Arizona State University Professor Chosen for Prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship


2014 Guggenheim Fellow Cecilia Menjívar to write book that sheds light on strategies immigrants adopt to deal with the fear and risk of deportation and how their tenuous legal status experiences have transformative effects in their lives.
4/15/2014 4:00 PM EDT

New Journal on Responsible Innovation Launched


David Guston, director of the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at ASU, is the founding editor-in-chief of the Journal of Responsible Innovation
4/15/2014 3:35 PM EDT

Bioarchaeologists Link Climate Instability to Human Mobility in Ancient Sahara


Studies by researchers at Arizona State University and University of Chicago uncovered clues to how past peoples moved across their landscape as the once lush environment deteriorated.
4/15/2014 10:00 AM EDT

Amino Acid Fingerprints Revealed in New Study


Stuart Lindsay and his colleagues at Arizona State University have taken a major step in demonstrating the accurate identification of amino acids by briefly pinning each in a narrow junction between a pair of flanking electrodes and measuring a...
4/11/2014 1:00 PM EDT

Gusev Crater Once Held a Lake After All, Says ASU Mars Scientist


If desert mirages occur on Mars, "Lake Gusev" belongs among them. This come-and-go body of ancient water has come and gone more than once, at least in the eyes of Mars scientists.
4/9/2014 7:10 PM EDT

China Looks to Science and Technology to Fuel Its Plans for Innovation-Based Economy


One of the world’s leading experts on science, technology and innovation in China, Denis Simon recently hosted an ASU conference that focused on the evolving role of science and technology in China’s international relations.
4/9/2014 6:00 PM EDT

Science at Play: NSF Funds ASU Research on Nanotechnology Ethics, Education


ASU undergraduates have the opportunity to enroll in a challenging course this fall, designed to re-introduce the act of play as a problem-solving technique. The course is offered as part of the larger project, Cross-disciplinary Education in Social...
4/9/2014 6:00 PM EDT

Earth’s Dynamic Interior


A team of Arizona State University researchers developed new simulations that depict the dynamics of deep Earth, which could be used to explain the complex geochemistry of lava from hotspots such as Hawaii.
3/28/2014 4:30 PM EDT

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Ho Hum Holidays? Ten Tips to Make the Season Joyful


Arizona State University Associate Professor and family therapist Larry Dumka offers insight into making the most of the season by focusing on things that really matter to you and those you love.
12/11/2013 3:30 PM EST

Fountain of Youth to be Found in the Anthill?

Aging "“ we are all doing it. It is relentless and terminal. We stand in modern times with a span of a century to our name, at most. Technological wizardry abounds, so why do the factors that determine life span still elude us? If you ask...
11/20/2008 11:30 AM EST

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