Smoking Cessation
The Food and Drug Administration this week launched a new campaign to try to get smokers to quit.
Dec. 13, 2017
A perigee full moon or "supermoon" is seen on Aug. 10, 2014, in Washington. (Photo courtesy of Bill Ingalls - NASA)
There has been a space battle raging above our heads and it has nothing to do with the new Star Wars.
Dec. 12, 2017
How many times have you made the decision to do something, and the result makes you wonder about whether it was a coincidence? Dr. Bernard Beitman has studied coincidences for decades and is the first psychiatrist since Carl Jung to attempt to categorize and even explain them.
Dec. 12, 2017
Mexican free-tailed bat
After U.S. scientists identified what was wiping out bat populations across North America, NAU researchers have narrowed in on where the strain first started.
Dec. 15, 2017
Cases of Valley fever in Arizona spiked last month and researchers say that could indicate an increase next year.
Dec. 14, 2017
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said refund checks will be mailed to every Arizonan who purchased a Theranos blood test on Friday.
Dec. 14, 2017
Santa Cruz River
Recent surveys have found an endangered native fish in a northwest Tucson stretch of the Santa Cruz River that is a historical location for the fish.
Dec. 14, 2017
Abandoned uranium mine site
A three-judge panel of the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has handed a victory to environmental groups over a uranium mining ban on lands next to the Grand Canyon.
Dec. 13, 2017
Mount Graham Red Squirrel
An endangered species native to Arizona is in trouble. This summer’s Frye Fire burned more than 48,000 acres around Mt. Graham in southeastern Arizona, and that has led to a dramatic decrease in the number of red squirrels found there.
Dec. 12, 2017
internet
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has said he wants the commission to repeal net neutrality rules, and that could come as soon as Thursday when he and his four fellow commissioners meet.
Dec. 12, 2017
Computer lab
A bill in the works for the upcoming legislative session is focused on ending computer bots in Arizona.
Dec. 12, 2017
NASA will conduct its latest test of parachutes for its Orion spacecraft at the Yuma Proving Ground on Wednesday.
Dec. 12, 2017
Handgun
3-D printing has provided experts and the general public the opportunity to bring unexpected items to life in their own homes or garages, including musical instruments and works of art. But what about weapons? With me to talk about that and other tech advances is Andrew Maynard, director of ASU’s Risk Innovation Lab.
Dec. 11, 2017