A UA team shows that evolution is driven by dependency on other species within ecological communities – testing a long-held idea of the late UA professor George Gaylord Simpson.
On Earth Day, many pause to think about the state of our natural world, from climate change to plastic pollution and endangered species. But students researching in the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science think daily about how to tackle environmental challenges, including water quality issues, greenhouse gas emissions and mining reclamation.
Tucson's first Women in Data Science event on April 5 will offer networking opportunities as well as presentations by people from the University of Arizona and the larger regional data science community.
U.S. Department of Defense funding will allow a team of researchers led by chemical and environmental engineering professor Reyes Sierra to advance groundwater purification methods.
Udall Center for Studies on Public Policy Director Christopher Scott believes in the benefits of using science to inform policy and bringing policy into scientific research.
The Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities also ranked the UA in the top 50 for library sciences, communication, earth sciences, ecology and public administration.