Science & Technology

AMERICAN NINJA WARRIORS

July 23, 2018

Robots, tempura-fried tarantulas and science: Unexpected things to associate with competitors on the popular TV show, but those are passions for U robotics professor Steve Mascaro and U alum and entomologist Eric Middleton.



NEW SPINY DINO DISCOVERY

July 23, 2018

Fossils of a new dinosaur—Akainacephalus johnsoni—have been unearthed in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.



THE GENE BENEATH MY WING…PATTERNS

July 23, 2018

U researchers discover the gene that drives diverse patterns on pigeon wings has unexpected links to human blindness.



THAT SOUND MAKES ME DIZZY

July 23, 2018

Engineers discover the reasons why some people get dizzy when hearing certain sounds.



HIGH-FLYING IDEAS

July 16, 2018

Scientists, engineers and businesses gathered at the U to brainstorm Air Force research priorities.