Life, Earth & Space

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    First Global Survey of CroplandsResearch News | 7/3/2013

    Data harvested from the sky may give researchers a view into the future of food production. The five-year, $3.5 million project funded by NASA will make use of...

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    Ancient Globalization in PeruFeatured Story | 6/17/2013

    Erica Creager is a junior at Northern Arizona University (NAU) majoring in anthropology. She presented her poster, “Stable Isotopic Evidence of Ancient Globalization...

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    David Trilling: Uncovering the Mysteries of the UniverseResearch Profiles | 5/6/2013

    David Trilling, PhDAssistant Professor of AstronomyDepartment of Physics and AstronomyCollege of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences  Imagine taking your seat on...

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    The Student Microbiome ProjectFeatured Story | 5/6/2013

    “You may or may not know, but there are 10 times as many bacterial cells that live in your body as there are human cells,” says Greg Caporaso, Assistant Professor in...

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    New Research Training Program Brings Post-Doc Expertise to NAUResearch News | 5/6/2013

    More than a dozen new post-doctoral scholars (Post-docs) have arrived at Northern Arizona University (NAU) this spring. Most of the Post-docs are from research universities...

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    Undergraduate research at NAUResearch Video | 5/1/2013

    Undergraduate Research at NAU: Blood pressure and hormones...

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    Chasing Doctor Dolittle: The Minutes of a Meeting of Minds Featured Story | 5/1/2013

    In several books by Hugh Lofting, the character Dr. John Dolittle learns the languages of animals. He goes on many adventures aided by his animal friends. As is often the...

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    Latest Study Reconstructs Earth’s Climate History: Temperatures Varied by RegionResearch News | 4/30/2013

    As climate studies saturate scientific journals and mainstream media, with opposing viewpoints quickly squaring off in reaction and debate, new findings can easily be lost...

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    NAU Students’ Field Experience in Saipan Featured Story | 3/12/2013

    An island at a cultural and biological crossroads is emerging as a place of fieldwork opportunity for Northern Arizona University (NAU) students. In the lush jungles and...

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    Undergraduate research at NAUResearch Video | 3/5/2013

    Undergraduate research at NAU: Cedar Mitchell...

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