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Well, yes, it is rocket science — which doesn’t faze UA teams

Well, yes, it is rocket science — which doesn’t faze UA teams

Rocket scientists took the top awards at the 2014 Engineering Design Day this week at the University of Arizona.

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Never too soon to get ready for college

Never too soon to get ready for college

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Palo Verde teacher honored for promoting engineering

A Palo Verde Magnet High School teacher has been honored as the 2014 Southern Arizona Educator of the Year.

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TUSD to join the fun at free Sci-Tech Fest Saturday

Tucson Unified School District schools will highlight science and technology programs at the Sci-Tech Festival at Children’s Museum Tucson Saturday.

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Robotics challenge more than just a game

Robotics challenge more than just a game

Throwing flying discs into targets seems like all fun and games.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Jade Beall, whose Kickstarter project is a book of photographs intended to redefine what society considers beautiful, photographs Chris Aguilar and her daughter, Loren, 21.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Jade Beall, right, directs Chris and Loren Aguilar during a photo shoot for Beall's book "A Beautiful Body," which will feature unretouched photos of mothers.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Michael Sargent,owner and president of Sargent Research, invented the Flexy, a money clip made of carbon fiber that also opens beer bottles. It was funded through Kickstarter.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Insulation lies on the floor inside the 1946 Spartan Manor trailer that Kyle Bronsdon is converting into a mobile piano bar.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Michael Sargent opens a bottle with a Flexy.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Musician Kyle Bronsdon is converting his trailer into a mobile piano bar. He's sunk about $12,000 into the project.His effort to raise an additional $7,500 on Kickstarter fell short.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Kyle Bronsdon's vision is to convert his trailer into a studio/office and a mobile music venue with a piano, mini bar, bartender and bistro tables with room for 12 to 15 fans.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

The money clip and bottle opener invented by Michael Sargent is made from rolls of carbon fiber.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Flexy was fully funded on Kickstarter. The money allowed the clips to be manufactured at a consumer-friendly price.

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Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Website helps Dreams come true - maybe

Jeans, brew pubs, food trucks, even an inflatable planetarium. Poke around Kickstarter, and you'll find some pretty unusual stuff - often someone's dream. Many right here in our own backyard.

June 30, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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UA student tech projects spotlighted at Design Day

More than 300 University of Arizona students showed off engineering technologies - ranging from a new missile sensor system to an automated, fast-cooling beer dispenser - Tuesday at the UA's Engineering Design Day.

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Raytheon reaches out to inspire young generation of potential engineers

Raytheon reaches out to inspire young generation of potential engineers

What do missiles think about as they're flying through the air?

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Conference room honors Burr-Brown co-founder

Conference room honors Burr-Brown co-founder

The University of Arizona formally dedicated a conference room Wednesday at the UA department of electrical and computer engineering to Tucson electronics pioneer Tom Brown, founder of the former Burr-Brown Corp.

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Supes to vote on local preference

Today the Pima County Board of Supervisors will consider a policy to give preference to local businesses when the county contracts with architects and engineers.

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