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AZ Big Media | August 11, 2022

Arizona State University, along with a host of state economic development and business leaders, has been deeply engaged to support Sen. Mark Kelly’s efforts to build a consensus in Washington, D.C., for the CHIPS and Science Act. That’s not by accident.

Arizona PBS | August 09, 2022

Dorothy Sears, a professor of nutrition in the College of Health Solutions, is part of a team whose research may have discovered how cancer cells suppress the body’s production of insulin, leading to a higher risk of diabetes for women who have had breast cancer.

Mother Jones | August 05, 2022

David Hondula, a climate and health researcher at Arizona State University, was hired to lead the four-person team and coordinate the city’s immediate efforts to cut heat deaths and illness, and come up with ways to cool the city and make it more comfortable in the long term.

Arizona's Family | August 05, 2022

For the next year, ASU researchers Pierre Herckes and Matt Fraser will work at multiple sampling sites in the Valley, collecting airborne particles that can cause respiratory and other health problems. The duo got funding from the Arizona Board of Regents.

Fox 10 Phoenix | July 29, 2022

Meenakshi Wadhwa, principal scientist for the Mars Sample Return Program at ASU, which includes sending two more mini helicopters to Mars to help collect samples, and a rocket ready to blast off from the red planet that'll be caught in Mars' orbit by another spacecraft.