University of Arizona creates ‘Monsoon Fantasy’ game

The University of Arizona recently launched a new game, in which the public can estimate rain measurements during the monsoon season and win prizes. 

Carbon removal hype is becoming a dangerous distraction

Corporations and nations are touting plans to suck greenhouse gases out of the air. But the crucial priority this decade is slashing emissions.

The Era of Megafires

An East Troublesome-like fire seems inevitable for Vail, Aspen and other resort communities

Snow drought taking toll on river levels, water supply in west

A decades-long drought is taking its toll, causing water to disappear and causing a snow drought in the western part of the United States.

'You put yourself in incredible peril': Extreme heat can be deadly for border crossers, officials warn

In the scorching heat, against the backdrop of a vehicle barrier separating the United States from Mexico, officials from federal agencies in both countries came together to explain the dangers of crossing their shared border.

Insects benefiting from early monsoon rains

Termites and mosquitoes are among those going through seasonal life cycles.

Announcing the UArizona Native American Advancement, Initiatives, and Research web portal

We are excited to announce that the UArizona Native American Advancement, Initiatives, and Research web portal for Indigenous programs, research, partnerships and pathways is now live

UArizona Receives $1.3M Federal Grant to Study Synthetic Chemicals Posing Risk to Regional Aquifer

University of Arizona researchers will track emerging contaminants in soil surrounding groundwater resources.

As climate warms, a rearrangement of world’s plant life looms

Scientists are seeing the beginnings of a sudden, disruptive rearrangement of the world’s flora.

OPINION: Cities must plan for heat resilience now

Shocking heatwaves in the U.S. Pacific Northwest and Canada show preparation for climate-driven extreme heat needs work - fast