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ASU researcher touts carbon capture device to fight climate change

NBC 12 News | February 06, 2019

“In the beginning, people said this is crazy stuff. But then they started to listen,” said Dr. Klaus Lackner, director at ASU’s Center for Negative Carbon Emissions. 

Mars more porous than thought, NASA's Curiosity rover finds

Times of India | February 01, 2019

Researchers from Arizona State University (ASU) measured the density of rock layers in 154-kilometre Gale Center on Mars. 


Curiosity Rover Uses Improvised Gravity Sensor To Explore Mystery of Mars Mountain

KJZZ | January 31, 2019

"By comparing the density of the minerals, or the building blocks that make up the rocks in Gale Crater, using the gravity data, we can understand the conditions under which the rocks formed," said co-author Travis Gabriel, a doctoral candidate at Arizona State University's School of Earth and Space Exploration. 

How did this mountain form on Mars? The Curiosity rover investigates

CNN International | January 31, 2019

       "What we were able to do is measure the bulk density of the material in Gale Crater," said Travis Gabriel, study co-author and graduate student at Arizona State University's School of Earth and Space Exploration, in a statement. 

ASU pilot class creates immersive 'virtual field trips' as teaching tool

azfamily.com | January 26, 2019

“It’s not just your brain that’s working,” said associate professor Rimjhim Aggarwal. “It’s all your senses that are being used, and the idea is that the student is given the opportunity to explore whatever they want to.” 

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