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Ocean heats up as climate steadies

Ocean heats up as climate steadies

For over a decade, the average temperature across the global atmosphere has not increased significantly, causing scientists to ask: Where is all the heat going?


Robots help researchers discover drugs

Robots are replacing human workers in many sectors, including biology. The Functional Genomics Core at the UA provides robots and other equipment to allow researchers to collect large amounts of data that would be almost impossible through traditional ...

Looking at the mess in biology

While some might think of it as a clean, beautiful theory, evolution is actually anything but. An adjective that Joanna Masel, an associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, would use to describe evolution is messy.

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Arthropods at Student Union for Arizona Insect Festival

Tarantulas and cockroaches and beetles — oh, my! This is not the start to a new version of “The Wizard of Oz,” but, rather, just some of the arthropods that were present Sunday at the fourth annual Arizona Insect Festival. read more