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DARPA project to give satellites a shared, optical language

ASU's WISCA Research Center awarded finding for DARPA's Space-Based Adaptive Communications Node program, known as Space-BACN. Space-BACN. The initiative aims to create a low-cost, reconfigurable optical communications terminal that adapts to most...
10-Aug-2022 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Arizona State University poised to help close microchip manufacturing gap

Arizona State University, along with a host of state economic development and business leaders, has been deeply engaged to support Sen. Mark Kelly’s efforts to build a consensus in Washington, D.C., for the CHIPS and Science Act. That’s not by...
9-Aug-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Engineering an advanced manufacturing ecosystem at ASU

The new school will integrate academic programs and manufacturing research to meet the challenges of Industry 4.0.
2-Aug-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Highly partisan U.S. election administration should become nonpartisan to preserve democracy, new report recommends

Election Administration In America – Partisan by Design, a recently released report from the Center for an Independent and Sustainable Democracy at Arizona State University and Open Primaries, a national election reform organization, indicates...
1-Aug-2022 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Childhood Loneliness Linked to Stress and Problem Drinking in Young Adults

Research from the Arizona State University Department of Psychology has shown that young adults who experienced childhood loneliness have higher stress levels and more problem drinking behaviors.
18-Jul-2022 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Online Parenting Skills Program Shields Children From Adverse Effects of Divorce

A randomized controlled trial conducted by scientists in the Arizona State University Department of Psychology has shown that an online parenting program for divorcing or separating parents reduces interparental conflict, improves quality of...
15-Jul-2022 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

ASU-Based Program That Trains Students to Help Domestic Violence Survivors Expands Nationwide

The grant, totaling just over $1 million, will expand funding for the program at ASU and establish Survivor Link at 13 additional campuses in Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas.
13-Jun-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Conversations Between Teenagers Can Predict Future Drug and Alcohol Abuse

A study from Arizona State University and Radboud University Nijmegen in the Netherlands has shown that conversations between a pair of 17-year-old friends can predict future drug and alcohol abuse. If the teens talked positively about alcohol or...
6-Jun-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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8-Aug-2022 7:05 AM EDT

Food prices will continue to rise, likely through next year

An agribusiness professor at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University explains the factors causing prices to go up at the grocery store, and why the worst may not be behind us just yet.
18-Mar-2022 4:05 PM EDT

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Social media shopping: Why it won't take off in the US yet

A recent report by a company that specializes in information technology services predicted social commerce worldwide will grow into a $1.2 trillion business by 2025. We talked to Pei-yu Sharon Chen about how realistic this prediction is. Chen is the...
10-Mar-2022 4:20 PM EST

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How to talk to children about war in Ukraine

10-Mar-2022 4:00 PM EST

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Professor: How TikTok can affect marginalized communities

Sarah Florini, an associate professor of film and media studies in the Department of English at Arizona State University, and Elizabeth Grumbach, director of digital humanities and research at the Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics talk about how...
10-Mar-2022 2:40 PM EST

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What is Web 3.0?

Web 1.0 is when the internet began. Web 2.0 is characterized by interactivity. Web 3.0 is about data ownership, enabled by blockchain technology.
9-Mar-2022 11:20 AM EST

Has winter blown off course? ASU professors discuss how a lack of snow is impacting drought, water supply, and tourism in the West

ASU News enlisted the state’s climatologist and a tourism expert to discuss this year’s cause and effects of snow, or lack thereof, and the impacts to our water supply and economy.
10-Dec-2021 4:20 PM EST

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The ethical implications of facial recognition technology

Ethics experts weigh in on Facebook’s move to halt facial recognition
22-Nov-2021 2:55 PM EST

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