Drought-stressed forests in northern Arizona do not recover as quickly as previously thought. (Photo courtesy of William Anderegg.)
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...
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Faces of Research
If you visit a volcano, there’s a good chance you’ll find Michael Ort, a volcanologist, there too. Ort, NAU Professor in the School of Earth Sciences and Sustainability, has spent the majority of his life studying volcanoes in areas ranging from Arizona to Italy, South America, and beyond, with a particular emphasis on explosive volcanic eruptions.
“What I’m... read more