Science and Innovation

A new method of paving has been successfully tested in other states and now Arizona is ready to try it to save drivers and the state money and fuel.
October 22, 2014
Many Valley residents travel to Northern and Eastern Arizona for fall foliage. But what causes those colors? Turns out that the colors were there all along.
October 14, 2014
Half of a NASA mission launched in 2006 was almost compromised because scientists were unable to find a suitable target at the edge of the solar system. But eyes from Arizona helped fix that.
October 20, 2014
Researchers at ASU have found evidence that some features on the surface of the moon may be considerably younger than previously thought.
October 21, 2014
The Orionid meteor shower will be visible in Phoenix after midnight through early Tuesday morning. We see this shower because Earth passes through a stream of debris from Halley’s Comet.
October 20, 2014
Some features on the surface of the moon may be younger than previously thought.
October 17, 2014
From nuclear power to drip irrigated yards, millions of gallons of water are wasted through old technologies. Leaders across the southwest are trying change that.
October 14, 2014
Tire manufacturer Bridgestone has opened a new biorubber research center in Mesa, hoping that a small desert shrub can offer a sustainable alternative to the world’s only source of commercial rubber.
October 13, 2014