Social sciences
A new year is traditionally a time for looking forward, but in these challenging times, it can be exhausting to stay hopeful about the future. For a dose of optimism, we asked researchers at ASU to share what gives them hope from within their research fields.
Elise Lange
January 10, 2022
Despite a year of unparalleled challenges, including a pandemic, travel restrictions and redirected funding, Arizona State University continues to grow its research enterprise and advance new discoveries and solutions.
January 03, 2022
How can you fight misinformation on social media? What’s going on inside of volcanoes? How affectionate are you and why does it matter? How does science fiction influence technology? Our most popular stories show that our readers are widely curious. Read on if you are, too.
Diane Boudreau
December 20, 2021
A nearly $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation gives a boost to one ASU center’s efforts to increase Latino representation in STEM degrees and careers.
Mikala Kass
September 27, 2021
Though sleep is central to our health, many of us undervalue it — until it gives us trouble. ASU sleep experts share their tips for sleeping better, explain how sleep works, and explore just how weird and wonderful our slumber can be.
Mikala Kass
September 15, 2021