Life, Earth & Space

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    NAU Astronomers Nix Asteroid for NASA MissionResearch News | 12/23/2013

    Early this year, NASA announced a bold robotic mission to capture an asteroid in a bag and return the rock to Earth orbit so it could be studied. The mission could serve...

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    The Plight of the Yellow-Billed CuckooResearch News | 10/25/2013

    Make the trees tall, thick and dense, let the water run free -- and the cuckoos will come. That’s a big part of what the rare, potentially protected Western yellow-billed...

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    Grad Student Erin Saunders Studies Effects of Fires on BatsResearch Video | 10/2/2013

    Grad Student Erin Saunders Studies Effects of Fires on Bats...

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    NAU Scientists Contribute to International Report on Climate Change Featured Story | 9/30/2013

    As the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) releases Volume 1 of its fifth assessment report, the results of published investigations by several Northern...

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    NAU To Host Conference of Science & Management on the Colorado PlateauResearch News | 8/23/2013

    The12th Biennial Conference of Science and Management on the Colorado Plateau will be held at Northern Arizona University (NAU) September 16-19, 2013. This forum...

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    Restoring Arizona wetlandsResearch Video | 8/13/2013

    Restoring Arizona wetlands...

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    Genes in the streamsResearch Video | 7/19/2013

    Genes in the streams...

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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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