Climate
Delicate leaves, ancient hippos and meteorites that fell long ago — the world of fossils is much more complex than piles of dino bones. On National Fossil Day, ASU researchers share what we can learn from these unusual specimens.
Mikala Kass
October 13, 2020
As one of the first Hispanic women in the U.S. to become a tenured engineering faculty member, Jean Andino now mentors other underrepresented STEM students. Here, the interim director for ASU’s Hispanic Research Center talks about her career path and shares her top picks for Hispanic contributions to society.
Lori K. Baker
October 05, 2020
From rooftop panels that shrink our utility bills to chargers for our smartphones, there’s an endless variety of solar-powered gadgets and products under the sun. Yet many people are in the dark about the history of harnessing solar power. The story of photovoltaics began more than a half century ago — and ASU played a pivotal role.
Lori K. Baker
September 15, 2020
Arizona State University and Wells Fargo have collaborated to create Sustainable Earth, a new online platform that delivers innovative sustainability solutions to families, teachers and businesses.
Mikala Kass
June 04, 2020
Popular Science magazine has given one of its top accolades to a device developed by ASU researchers that can pull carbon gas from ambient air. The device, called MechanicalTree, is the world's first passive direct air capture technology.
Skip Derra
December 05, 2019