Advanced degrees and professional success haven't spared Leslie Tolbert from gender bias in the scientific world.
UA students can make it to graduation with large gaps in their scientific knowledge and without a clear idea of how to apply the subject outside of the classroom.
Research is a reward for some astronomy undergrads at the UA.
PHOENIX - "Al" and "Bob" bound across their cages when Stuart Wells opens the door to their room at the Phoenix Zoo's conservation center.
A UA grad student took a two-month, cross-country "pest control" trip to determine the role geography might play in obesity.
Life on Earth could be wiped out any number of ways.
A UA researcher is being recognized for developing a course that turns high school students into citizen scientists.
While the Romans ruled the Mediterranean and the ancient Mayan civilization of Tikal reached its peak, a giant sequoia sprouted in present-day California.
A 2-ton giant sequoia slice moved to a new home on the UA campus Friday. Movers spent several hours using a crane and forklift to transport the 10-foot-diameter slice from the Arizona State Museum's south building to a flatbed tractor-trailer in five pieces.
Researchers at Saguaro National Park are going where few scientists have been brave enough to go before - into the mouths of Gila monsters.
Conserving each basket at the Arizona State Museum requires the vision of an artist and the innovation of a scientist.
Women continue to make up a small fraction of the Border Patrol
force despite years of growth in the agency's ranks.
Southern Arizona rancher Dan Bell received the Arizona Farm
Bureau Rancher of the Year Award for his work in raising awareness
of issues facing border ranchers.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested an Arizona
man they say tried to smuggle a disassembled rifle into
Researchers are gaining insight into the marijuana economy - by
collecting data from users themselves.
NOGALES, Ariz. - Fourteen-year-old Antonia Guadalupe Tapia
Muñoz, known as Lupita, waited for her speech therapist at the St.
Andrew's Children's Clinic as her mother helped take off her
In "Border Patrol in the Bushes," a shaky, homemade video by
Bisbee resident Alison McLeod, agents ride horses through the
desert and walk a handcuffed man to their truck.
NOGALES, Arizona.- Vanessa García visita casi cada mes las
propiedades que tiene alquiladas en este pueblo fronterizo.
Two investigative journalists will discuss their experiences
reporting on the Mexican drug war at a lecture on Tuesday at the
University of Arizona.
Rep. Raúl Grijalva and Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu are two
of the political, business and community leaders scheduled to speak
at an immigration conference scheduled for Saturday in Tucson.
Nogales smugglers are trying new tricks to get their product
through the border fence built this summer. Capitalizing on the
4-inch openings between steel bars in the fence, pot bundles have
been found molded into long, thin tubes that can slip between the
slats, law enforcement officials say.
Job applicants in Arizona and 20 other states can now check
online to make sure they are eligible to legally work in the U.S. -
potentially avoiding painful discoveries during the hiring
NOGALES, Ariz. - Landlord Vanessa Garcia visits her rental homes
in this border town nearly every month. She usually inspects the
properties at the same time she has pest-control service performed.
But while she's there she's not looking for insects - but large
holes in the floor.