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September 29, 2015
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UA Researchers Reveal Elusive Molecule

A long-standing chemistry puzzle has been solved, with potential implications ranging from industrial processes to atmospheric chemistry. Scientists at the University of Arizona have discovered a mysterious molecule with a structure simple enough to make it into high school textbooks, … Continue reading

March 4, 2012
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Sailing in a Sea of Microbes

Researchers led by Matt Sullivan at the UA are among the first to dive into the world of viruses drifting through the world’s oceans. Surrounded by the deep blue of the Pacific Ocean stretching from horizon to horizon, a lonely … Continue reading

October 24, 2010
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Plants Play Larger Role Than Thought in Cleaning up Air Pollution

*Chemicals known as oxygenated volatile organic compounds (oVOCs) affect environment, human health* About the image: Poplars, aspens, other trees provide extensive “ecosystem services.” Image credit: USDA Vegetation plays an unexpectedly large role in cleansing the atmosphere, a new study finds.