Dogs share our homes, our lives and our hearts. Unfortunately, they also share our vulnerability to dementia, through a disease similar to Alzheimer’s. At ASU’s Canine Science Collaboratory, dogs navigate a maze to help researchers understand memory in man’s best friend.
How do humans assign value and meaning? What is the role of religion in our lives? Do we owe anything to the natural environment? Many of life’s deepest questions can't be studied in a test tube or solved with an algorithm. They can only be explored through the humanities.
Chemicals we use every day often evade current water treatment processes, threatening the security of our water supply.
Take a quick tour of our timeline to see some of ASU’s biggest discoveries over the last 20 years, from a surprising new species on the deep ocean floor to a promising Ebola treatment grown in tobacco.