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Yes, your dog wants to rescue you

Imagine you're a dog. Your owner is trapped in a box and is crying out for help. Are you aware of his despair? If so, can you set him free? And what's more, do you really want to?
29-May-2020 11:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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12 ASU engineering faculty earn the National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Twelve ASU engineering faculty members have earned the NSF CAREER Award between November 2019 and April 2020. More than 40 early-career investigators in the Fulton Schools of Engineering have earned this prestigious honor in the last five years.
14-May-2020 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

ASU Launches Comprehensive Summer School 2020 Program for Learners at all Levels

What does Summer School look like for students in 2020? In a period of economic uncertainty with shifting job markets and employment opportunities that are evaporating in some places and springing to life in others, higher education remains one of...
27-Apr-2020 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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ASU scientists lead study of galaxy's 'water worlds'

Astrophysical observations have shown that Neptune-like water-rich exoplanets are common in our galaxy. These "water worlds" are believed to be covered with a thick layer of water, hundreds to thousands of miles deep, above a rocky mantle.
21-Apr-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers reveal new understandings of synthetic gene circuits

Recent discoveries by two research teams in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University are advancing the field of synthetic biology. Results from a research collaboration between the lab groups of Assistant Professor...
7-Apr-2020 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Anterior insula activation restores prosocial behavior in animal model of opioid addiction

Researchers in the Arizona State University Department of Psychology have shown that chemogenetic activation of the anterior insula restores prosocial behavior in an animal model of opioid addiction and empathy. The findings suggest an important...
3-Apr-2020 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Online Mindfulness Initiative Promotes Caring and Connection During the COVID-19 Outbreak

As the country adjusts to new work- and learn-from-home routines and increasingly practices social distancing, the Center for Mindfulness, Compassion and Resilience at Arizona State University is finding ways to help people reconnect and create...
25-Mar-2020 1:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Media consumption predicts how people think about computer hacking

A recent study from Arizona State University examined the impact of general media consumption on hacking behavior. People who consumed more media thought others were likely to engage in hacking. The punishments associated with hacking had no...
17-Mar-2020 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Clicking with co-workers is key to working remotely, ASU professor's study finds

21-May-2020 4:05 PM EDT

It ain’t any easier being green - World Frog Day reminds us of amphibians' crucial environmental role

20-Mar-2020 8:35 AM EDT

Researchers provide insight on how our notion of the environment has changed since the inception of Earth Day 50-years ago

11-Mar-2020 8:15 AM EDT

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Public distrust in media, helping the public understand how news works

Kristy Roschke is the managing director of News Co/Lab, and she offers remedies for readers who want to stay media literate.
22-Jan-2020 12:05 PM EST

Why ratification of USMCA trade deal is important

10-Dec-2019 3:15 PM EST

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NCAA takes steps to allow college athletes to get paid… now what?

For decades, the NCAA has adamantly opposed the idea of student-athletes being paid to play college sports. That position is no longer tenable.
2-Dec-2019 6:00 PM EST

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Fiber-reinforced concrete speeds construction, reduces costs

Fiber-reinforced concrete reduces construction time frames from years to months and months to weeks. Transportation experts say the economic, safety and transit benefits could be huge.
4-Nov-2019 4:05 PM EST

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Amazon Prime Day: ASU prof says online shoppers value convenience over environment

11-Jul-2019 7:05 PM EDT

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