NAU researcher Christopher Mann has developed a technology that can match guns used at different crime scenes. Photo: Monica Saaty, NAU Idea Lab
One day, crime scene officers will take a bullet’s cartridge, make a three-dimensional image of...
NAU Assistant Professor Dr. Teki Sankey with Jason McVay, Geospatial Research Specialist, and two of NAU’s drones. The multi-rotor, helicopter-like UAV plaltform is on the left, and the fixed-wing model is on the right. Photo: Monica Saaty, NAU IDEA Lab
Although drones often appear in the news with uses in everything from inconspicuous tracking to...
Illustration from Mother Nature Network
Tiny nanorobots may be the next big breakthrough in fighting cancer. About the size of a virus,...
NAU ecologist and Colorado Plateau Research Station director Matthew Johnson is part of a...
Northern Arizona University geologist Joe Hazel with a sonar image of a section of the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. Hazel's river mapping work in the Grand Canyon has been used by the U.S. Geological Survey to measure how the river's sandbars are affected by controlled floods from Glen Canyon Dam. Photo: Jake Bacon, Arizona Daily Sun
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The level of carbon contained within Arctic and Subarctic northern soils is about four times greater than the sum of human-caused carbon emissions in the modern era. The release of even a fraction of this carbon could significantly impact the trajectory of global climate change. One of the world’s leading ecosystem ecologists working to determine the current and... read more