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Scientists fear 'slow earthquakes' will lead to the next big California quake

Forbes | June 27, 2018

These findings, unfortunately, increase the likelihood of the next big quake. The lead author, Mostafa Khoshmanesh from Arizona State University expects there is a 75 percent chance a magnitude 7 or larger earthquake will hit both northern and southern California in the next 30 years.

Mars researcher takes a journey to the red planet through her family tree

KJZZ | June 27, 2018

Tanya Harrison is a geologist and director of research for the NewSpace Initiative at ASU who explores Mars through the eyes of NASA’s Opportunity rover, which recently celebrated its 5,000th Martian day out there on the planet’s dusty surface. 

ASU awarded $8.5M NCI grant to form international cancer research network

Phoenix Business Journal | June 26, 2018

The grant will establish Arizona State University as a key player and the hub of an international network of research scientists dedicated to understanding cancer in a new way.

Tempe company explores 3D printing for NASA spacecraft

AZcentral | June 26, 2018

Eric Miller, co-founder of PADT, and Dhruv Bhate, an associate professor at Arizona State University, are part of the team from the company and university that plan to see if 3D printers can mimic structures found in nature. 

ASU partners with Valley Metro to equip buses with thermal sensors

Arizona Daily Sun | June 26, 2018

Would planting a million trees reduce the ambient temperature in Phoenix by a tenth of a degree Fahrenheit or 10 degrees Fahrenheit? Researchers would need valid data to answer that question, said David Sailor, director of Arizona State University’s Urban Climate Research Center.

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