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What Tasers do to your brain

The New York Magazine | February 10, 2016

A study conducted by Arizona State University researchers and their colleagues from Drexel University found that getting Tasered can temporarily impair a person's ability to remember and process information. The findings have implications for how the police dispense Miranda information in the wake of an incident.

The research was also quoted in Popular Mechanics and the International Business Times.

 

How this university is working to get more women of color into technology jobs

Market Watch | February 05, 2016

Arizona State University's new Center for Gender Equality in Science and Technology is blending research, practice and advocacy to increase the number of women of color in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

ASU selected to build spacecraft

Fox 10 Phoenix | February 04, 2016

NASA has selected a proposal from Arizona State University's School of Earth and Space Exploration to build and operate a spacecraft headed to the moon at the university.

Don't tell me how unhealthy this junk food is

New York Magazine | February 02, 2016

A new study by Arizona State University researchers Nguyen Pham, Naomi Mandel and Andrea Morales has found that dieters increase their consumption of unhealthy foods after seeing one-sided, negative ads or "food policy-style" messages about unhealthy foods.

King's, Arizona State and New South Wales team up for new alliance

Times Higher Education | February 02, 2016

Arizona State University, King's College in London and Australia's University of New South Wales is teaming up for an international alliance PLuS that aims to target global challenges related to sustainability, health and educational attainment.

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