Alexander "Xander" Hill
Psychologists and behavioral therapists warn the first few weeks of a new year can be extremely stressful socially and academically — especially for kids with a cognitive disability few understand.
Aug. 15, 2017
solar panel
A controversial effort to impose trade penalties on solar panels made overseas has many in the industry sounding the alarm.
Aug. 15, 2017
Knees
If your morning routine includes vitamin supplements, you may not be getting results. New research says glucosamine does not ease pain.
Aug. 14, 2017
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In this episode of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about the unintended consequences of policy, and how psychology can help us discover which policies work and why – or why not.
Aug. 16, 2017
Southwest states that depend on the Colorado River will not face cutbacks in their supplies next year. Federal officials made that determination Tuesday.
Aug. 16, 2017
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Whether it's an especially hot or cold day — or mild or unmemorable one - the weather reports coming through the radio, the internet and the nightly news all get collected in real time by meteorological forecasters. But then, those records find their way to a central data center, or rather, a weather library of the world.
Aug. 14, 2017
LED light
Physician found headache relief under trees, triggering study. Among the benefits of using LED light is that the method is cheaper than drugs, has no side effects and is readily available.
Aug. 11, 2017
Jupiter in December 2016
The moment new JunoCam images are released, people jump to interpret them.
Aug. 11, 2017
Arizona Challenger Space Cente
The Arizona Challenger Space Center building has been acquired by the Peoria Unified School District. The district traded two empty lots of land for the facility, worth around $4.4 million.
Aug. 11, 2017
Trees
A University of Arizona-led team has determined that trees growing in mountain valleys hold more carbon than trees on mountain peaks.
Aug. 11, 2017
Benevolent AI
Artificial-intelligence robots are getting involved to find solutions for the crippling, fatal nerve disorder ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. In December, Barrow Neurological Institute found five new genes linked to ALS by using IBM's Watson supercomputer. Now, a team in England is advancing the science.
Aug. 11, 2017
Earlier this week, President Donald Trump had strong words about the opioid epidemic in the United States.
Aug. 10, 2017
Zika
Tobacco might have finally found the image upgrade it’s been looking for, as scientists hope to use the plant to produce a safe and cheap Zika vaccine. If successful in humans, the plant-based approach could provide an effective solution for countries affected by the disease.
Aug. 10, 2017