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Technology may save us after all

Payson Roundup | November 07, 2018

Arizona State University researcher Paul Hirt told a Rim Country audience at a recent roundtable on climate change and global warming.

Tool around the amazing Red Planet without leaving home

The Washington Post | November 07, 2018

It’s one of the most detailed maps of the planet ever made, thanks to data collected from NASA satellites and then put together in association with NASA scientists at Arizona State University. 

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch covers a million square miles

12news | November 06, 2018

“Everyone intuitively understands that if someone is brave enough to venture out and do that cleanup, then we have to do our part, too. Without turning off the tap of the plastic that washing into the ocean, we can’t clean up,” said Rolf Halden, a professor of environmental health engineering at Arizona State University who studies plastics in the environment.

Cities looking at how self-driving cars can change their communities

Fox 10 News | October 31, 2018

"As we're moving more and more towards an all AV world, Autonomous Vehicle world, we need to think about how we design our infrastructure," said Dr. Lina Karam, a professor of engineering at Arizona State University.

Teen anxiety more likely in kids who don't communicate with parents

ABC News | October 30, 2018

“It would be helpful if, during this time of adolescence, parents would look past all the moodiness, distance and irritability, and express feelings of love and affirmation,” said Luthar, a foundation professor of psychology at Arizona State University.

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