As director of ASU’s Global Security Initiative, Nadya Bliss is tackling seemingly-unsolvable “wicked” problems ranging from information security to the spread of infectious disease. She says we need to embrace complexity—not try to remove it out of fear of failure—if we are to face these challenges successfully.
Congratulations to Lindy Elkins-Tanton, director of ASU's School of Earth and Space Exploration, for winning a NASA Discovery mission to the asteroid Psyche! Hear Elkins-Tanton talk about the mission and how she launched a career in space exploration in our ASU KEDtalk.
Two years ago, ASU student Jason Kerestes built a jetpack. His goal was for anyone who wore it to run a four minute mile. Find out how the project has progressed since its inception and what Kerestes is up to today.
Sethuraman “Panch” Panchanathan shares examples of ASU’s approach and global impact as a knowledge enterprise.
A team of ASU entrepreneurs has developed an innovative and inexpensive solution to the problem of infant jaundice in developing countries.