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2019

December 12, 2019 - X Marks the Spot: NASA Selects Site for Asteroid Sample Collection - UA News
December 10, 2019 - UArizona Looks Toward Work on NASA’s Potential Asteroid-Hunting Space Telescope - UA News
December 5, 2019 - First Results from Spacecraft Exploring Sun - UA News
December 5, 2019 - Explaining Bennu’s Mysterious Particle Events - UA News
December 5, 2019 - No One Knows Why Rocks Are Exploding From Asteroid Bennu - WIRED
December 2, 2019 - NASA Spacecraft Studying Solar Winds Completes Its 3rd Lap Around Sun - Arizona Daily Star
November 18, 2019 - UA's Special Connection with the Second Moon Landing - Arizona Public Media
November 18, 2019 - UArizona Ranks in Top 20 in Research Funding - UA News
November 18, 2019 - Close Encounter with the Sun - UA News
November 15, 2019 - Mystery of the Universe's Weirdest Molecule Finally Solved - Inverse
November 14, 2019 - Mystery Behind Interstellar 'Buckyballs' Revealed by Scientists - Sky News
November 13, 2019 - Mysteries Behind Interstellar Buckyballs Finally Answered - UA News
November 13, 2019 - UArizona Moon Researchers Helped NASA Nail Apollo 12 Pinpoint Landing - UA News
November 12, 2019 - Apollo 12: Fifty Years Ago, a Passionate Scientist’s Keen Eye Led to the First Pinpoint Landing on the Moon - The Conversation
November 11, 2019 - 'Art of Planetary Science' Paints the Universe - The Daily Wildcat
November 5, 2019 - NASA’s TESS Spacecraft is Finding Hundreds of Exoplanets – and is Poised to Find Thousands More - The Conversation
October 31, 2019 - Spooky Halloween Asteroid Flyby One of the Closest Near Misses Ever Seen - CNET
October 25, 2019 - New-Found Comet Gateway Funnels Icy Bodies Into Inner Solar System - Forbes
October 23, 2019 - Space Science, Research Reputation Shine in Best Global Ranking - UA News
October 22, 2019 - Beyond Jupiter, Researchers Discovered a 'Cradle of Comets' - UA News
October 18, 2019 - Does Io Have a Magma Ocean? - Earth & Space Science News
October 14, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Getting Closer to Collecting Asteroid Samples - Daily Wildcat
October 13, 2019 - Do We Owe Our Existence to the Moon? - Salon
October 11, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Sees Earth from 100 Million Kilometers Away - SyfyWire
September 30, 2019 - Centaurs Rising: NASA Eyes Missions to Weird Asteroid-Comet Hybrids - Space.com
September 23, 2019 - Iron Magma Could Explain Psyche’s Density Puzzle - UA News
September 11, 2019 - Is Another Interstellar Visitor Headed Our Way? - Sky & Telescope
September 4, 2019 - SpaceX is Eyeing These 9 Places on Mars for Its First Starship Rocket Missions - Business Insider
September 4, 2019 - NASA Catches a Mars Avalanche Red-Handed - CNET
September 1, 2019 - The State of Planetary Defense: How Well Does Earth Understand the Impact Hazard? - The Planetary Society
August 16, 2019 - Scientists to Use Near-Earth Object Telescope to Observe Cosmic Mergers - UPI
August 15, 2019 - 2019 Class of AGU Fellows Announced - Earth & Space Science News
August 14, 2019 - Best of Both Worlds: Asteroids and Massive Mergers - UA News
August 14, 2019 - Today’s Students are Tomorrow’s Space Explorers - UA News
August 13, 2019 - NASA Mission Selects Final Four Site Candidates for Asteroid Sample Return - UA News
August 13, 2019 - A NASA Mission's Delicate Dance to Collect Samples from a Rugged Asteroid - CNN
August 13, 2019 - A NASA Spacecraft Will Snatch Samples of Asteroid Bennu in 2020. Here's 4 Places It May Land - Space.com
August 12, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Team Narrows Search for Landing Site on Asteroid - KGUN 9
August 12, 2019 - NASA Mission Selects Final Four Site Candidates for Asteroid Sample Return - NASA
August 9, 2019 - A Different Kind of Eye on the Cosmos - OSA
August 7, 2019 - A New Lens for Life-Searching Space Telescopes - UA News
August 5, 2019 - A New Lens for Life-searching Space Telescopes - Phys.org
July 23, 2019 - Guest Column: The Making of the 'Moon' Exhibit - UA@Work
July 22, 2019 - Apollo 11's moon landing celebrates 50 years - The Daily Wildcat
July 22, 2019 - Travel to Alien Moons with UA Expert Guides - UA News
July 20, 2019 - University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Celebrates Apollo 11 - KGUN 9
July 19, 2019 - Space Exploration a Top Priority for the University of Arizona - Chamber Business News
July 18, 2019 - This is Our Best Look Yet at the Solar System's Most Volcanic Object - National Geographic
July 18, 2019 - Why the 1969 Moon Landing Still Inspires Space Explorers Today - CNN
July 18, 2019 - Apollo 11 in Arizona: How the Copper State Helped Blaze a Trail to the Moon - KJZZ
July 17, 2019 - $3M in NASA Funding to Help Students Build CubeSats - UA News
July 17, 2019 - NASA Admin: ASU, UA 'Leading the World' in Training Next Generation of Space Scientists - azcentral.com
July 16, 2019 - Scientists Observe Shifting Dunes on Mars - Arizona Public Media
July 16, 2019 - How The First Men On The Moon Got Ready To Geologize There - Forbes
July 16, 2019 - Mapping the Moon and Worlds Beyond - UA News
July 15, 2019 - UA Scientists Mark Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary - Arizona Public Media
July 15, 2019 - Mapping the Moon for Apollo - The Conversation
July 15, 2019 - Mapping the Moon for Apollo - Chron
July 15, 2019 - These Unsung Heroes of the Apollo 11 Mission Made the First Steps on the Moon Possible - LiveScience
July 15, 2019 - Mapping the Moon for Apollo - AP News
July 14, 2019 - How the UA Guided Men to the Moon - Arizona Daily Star
July 11, 2019 - The UA is Celebrating its Role in the Moon Landing With a Constellation of Festivities - Arizona Daily Star
July 10, 2019 - These Young Scientists Will Shape the Next 50 Years of Moon Research - Nature
July 10, 2019 - How the UA Helped Pave the Way to the Moon - UA News
July 9, 2019 - How ASU, University of Arizona Scientists Helped Apollo Astronauts Land on the Moon - azcentral.com
July 8, 2019 - Exploring A Desert Portal to Other Worlds - UA News
July 6, 2019 - Tucson's Planetary Science Institute to Assist NASA with Saturn Moon Mission - Arizona Daily Star
July 3, 2019 - From Points of Light to Worlds: UA Explores the Solar System - UA News
July 2, 2019 - Astronauts, Not Robots, Essential to Getting Answers on the Moon - UPI
July 1, 2019 - UA Flinn-Brown Fellow Hopes to Leverage Aerospace Industry to Advance Education - UA@Work
July 1, 2019 - Ready for Impact: UA Leads Successful Global Test to Asteroid Threat - Arizona Daily Star
June 28, 2019 - Undergraduate Students at Work on OSIRIS-REx
June 27, 2019 - Maps and Images at the Start of the Space Race Opened the Door for Lunar and Planetary Exploration - Phys.org
June 26, 2019 - NASA to Open Moon Rock Samples Sealed for 50 Years - Fox News
June 26, 2019 - How the UA Guided Men to the Moon - UA News
June 22, 2019 - Apollo 11 is Paving a Path from the Moon to Mars - CNN
June 21, 2019 - Apollo Moon Rocks May Unlock More Secrets About Our Solar System - MACH
June 20, 2019 - Leading Planetary Scientist, Asteroid Hunter Joining UA in Fall - Arizona Daily Star
June 20, 2019 - Happening in July - UA@Work
June 19, 2019 - Leading Planetary Scientist Joins UA - UA News
June 19, 2019 - NASA Releases New Image of an Impact Crater on the Surface of Mars - NTD
June 18, 2019 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Takes Stunning Photo of Asteroid Bennu From Just 0.4 Miles Away - Gizmodo
June 18, 2019 - Nasa Releases Ominous New Picture of ‘Apocalypse Asteroid’ Bennu - Metro
June 18, 2019 - Daredevil NASA Spacecraft Snaps Asteroid Bennu from Crazy-close Orbit - CNET
June 17, 2019 - UA Planetary Science Pioneer Wilkening Dies at 74 - The Daily Wildcat
June 18, 2019 - Ion Beams and Atom Smashers: Secrets of Moon Rocks - UA News
June 18, 2019 - NASA Spacecraft Breaks Record to Capture This Image - CNN Business
June 17, 2019 - Bam! Fresh Crater Spied on Mars — and It Looks Spectacular - Space.com
June 17, 2019 - New Mars Crater Exposes Mysterious Darker Material - Fox News
June 12, 2019 - Moon Maps, Lunar Origins and Everything Between - UA News
June 12, 2019 - Laurel Wilkening, Former UA Planetary Scientist and Dean of Sciences, Dies at 74 - Arizona Daily Star
June 12, 2019 - Star Trek on Mars: NASA Spots Starfleet Logo in Dune Footprint - CNET
June 5, 2019 - UA Expertise Key in Mapping the Moon's Surface - UA News
June 4, 2019 - Stunning Mars Photo Showing Impact Crater Has Some Confusing It For Jupiter - International Business Times
June 4, 2019 - UA Expertise Key in Mapping the Moon's Surface - UA News
May 31, 2019 - This NASA Snapshot Makes Mars Look Like Jupiter - CNET
May 28, 2019 - The Sand Dunes of Mars Move in a Weird Way - Space.com
May 27, 2019 - You Can Help NASA Find Landing Spots on Asteroid Bennu - Geek.com
May 27, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Mission - Busy Days Ahead - KGUN 9
May 24, 2019 - Count Rocks-Make History - KGUN 9
May 24, 2019 - Major Martian Ice Discovery Thrills Scientists - Fox News
May 22, 2019 - On Mars, Sands Shift to a Different Drum - UA News
May 13, 2019 - Asteroid Bennu Up Close - American Scientist
May 6, 2019 - UA Scientists: Speck of Stardust Could Hold Clues About Our Solar System - Arizona Daily Star
May 3, 2019 - Episode 180: A Plume of Particles on Bennu - Arizona Public Media
May 1, 2019 - Enormous 'Puzzling' Ice Corridor that Wraps Half Way Around Saturn's Moon Titan Discovered - Newsweek
May 1, 2019 - Gigantic Ice Formation Found on Saturn’s Moon Titan - Scientific American
May 1, 2019 - Scientists Discover 4,000-mile-wide 'Ice Corridor' on Saturn's Giant Moon Titan That Could Be Evidence of Ancient Volcanic Activity - DailyMail.com
April 30, 2019 - 'Tiny Speck Of Actual Stardust' Found In Antarctic Meteorite - Forbes
April 30, 2019 - 'Alien' Grain of Dust from Ancient Star Found in Antarctica - New York Post
April 30, 2019 - El Grano de Polvo Alienígena Hallado en la Antártica Que Puede Dar Pistas Sobre el Nacimiento del Sistema Solar - BBC
April 30, 2019 - Welcome To Titan, Saturn's 'Deranged' Earth-Like Moon Beginning To Show Signs Of Life - Forbes
April 30, 2019 - Cosmic Dust Reveals New Insights on the Formation of Solar System - U of T News
April 30, 2019 - UA Scientists Prep for Simulated Meteor Threat - KGUN 9
April 30, 2019 - ET MY DUST ‘Alien’ Grain of Dust Fired at Earth by Ancient Exploding Star Found Buried in Antarctica – and Could Reveal How Our Solar System was Born - The Sun
April 30, 2019 - Mysterious Ice on Saturn's Moon Titan Stretches for Thousands of Miles - Fox News
April 29, 2019 - Ashes of a Dying Star Hold Clues about Solar System's Birth - UA News
April 29, 2019 - Birth of the Solar System: Dying Star Reveals How Stardust was 'Building Block' of Life - Express
April 29, 2019 - Antarctica Meteorite –“Yields Stardust From Cosmos Before Solar System Was Born” - The Daily Galaxy
April 29, 2019 - Stardust Shines New Light on the Formation of the Solar System - SciTechDaily
April 29, 2019 - Ashes Of A Dying Star Hold Clues About Our Solar System's Birth - Space Ref
April 29, 2019 - Ashes of a Dying Star's Hold Clues about Solar System's Birth - UA News
April 29, 2019 - What Deep Learning Reveals About Saturn’s Storms - UA News
April 29, 2019 - Grain of Dust Found From Dead Star that Predates the Sun - New Atlas
April 29, 2019 - Giant Planets and Big Data: What Deep Learning Reveals About Saturn's Storms - UA News
April 29, 2019 - Researchers Find Ice Feature on Saturn’s Giant Moon - UA News
April 29, 2019 - Researchers Find Ice Feature on Saturn's Giant Moon - UA News
April 29, 2019 - Ashes of a Dying Star's Hold Clues About Solar System's Birth - Phys.org
April 29, 2019 - Discovery of ‘Alien’ Dust Formed During Death of a Star Could Show How Life Started on Earth - Metro
April 29, 2019 - Scientists Find 'Alien' Grain of Dust in Antarctica that Could Challenge Our Understanding of the Solar System - Independent
April 29, 2019 - Titan has a Belt of Ice 6300 Kilometres Long that Shouldn't Be There - NewScientist
April 29, 2019 - What a Dying Star's Ashes Tell Us About the Birth of Our Solar System - Science Daily
April 26, 2019 - NASA Captures Martian Landslide in Stunning Pic - Fox News
April 23, 2019 - Asteroid Bennu Goes Technicolor in 3-D NASA View - Space.com
April 18, 2019 - How Old Are Saturn’s Rings? The Debate Rages On - Scientific American
April 16, 2019 - Powerful Particles and Tugging Tides May Affect Extraterrestrial Life - UA News
April 15, 2019 - ABOR Confirms Five New Regents' Professors at UA - UA News
April 8, 2019 - UA-led Team Will Study Apollo 17 Moon Samples; Seek Answers to Help Future Missions - Arizona Daily Star
April 3, 2019 - 10 Ways OSIRIS-REx is Advancing the Asteroid Frontier - NASA
April 1, 2019 - Space Scientists Look For Answers in OSIRIS-REx Photos - Arizona Public Media
March 31, 2019 - Upcoming CubeSats Put Bigger Science In Small Packages - Forbes
March 28, 2019 - Rock On: NASA Releases Artsy Shots of 2 Asteroids - The Associated Press
March 27, 2019 - These Scientists Want to Send a NASA Probe to Jupiter's Volcanic Moon Io - Space.com
March 21, 2019 - Tucson Tech: UA Inflatable Satellite Antenna Set for Future NASA Launch - Arizona Daily Star
March 20, 2019 - Bumpy Road Ahead For NASA’s OSIRIS-REx - Sky & Telescope
March 20, 2019 - The Mysterious Exploding Asteroid - The Atlantic
March 19, 2019 - Spacecraft Makes 'Unexpected' Discoveries About Asteroid Bennu - CNN
March 19, 2019 - NASA Mission Reveals Asteroid Has Big Surprises - NASA
March 19, 2019 - An Odd Ball in Space: OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Studies Asteroid Bennu Up Close - UA News
March 19, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Photographs Unique Particles Blasted From Bennu - Arizona Public Media
March 19, 2019 - NASA's Plan to Scoop Up Dirt from Asteroid Bennu Hits a Snag - Arizona Daily Star
March 18, 2019 - UA Student-led CatSat Mission Selected by NASA - UA News
March 14, 2019 - UA Scientists Chosen to Examine Unopened Moon Samples - Arizona Public Media
March 13, 2019 - Sealed Cache of Moon Rocks to Be Opened by NASA - The New York Times
March 11, 2019 - NASA Selects Teams to Study Untouched Moon Samples - NASA
March 11, 2019 - UA Planetary Scientist Wins Bid to Study Moon Samples - UA News
March 7, 2019 - NASA Will Need Your Help Mapping Asteroid Bennu - Space.com
March 4, 2019 - ITV Report: Robert Waland, Dumfries Astronomer, Recruited by Kuiper to Help Map the Moon at LPL
March 4, 2019 - Astronomers Around the World Are Training in Case a Giant Asteroid Threatens Earth - Gizmodo
February 19, 2019 - University of Arizonan Study: If Liquid Water Exists Under Mars' Ice Cap, Here Is Possible Reason Why - Arizona Daily Star
February 14, 2019 - UA Study Suggests Possibility of Recent Underground Volcanism on Mars - UA News
February 13, 2019 - Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter Celebrates 10 Years of Wonder and Exploration - UA @ Work
February 12, 2019 - New Study Suggests Possibility of Recent Underground Volcanism on Mars - EurekAlert!
February 7, 2019 - Meet 2019 Forward under 40 Award Recipient Ali Bramson’11 - Wisconsin Alumni Association
February 5, 2019 - NASA's OSIRIS-REx Lab: World's First Atomic Imaging Microscope - Active Galactic Videos
January 28, 2019 - The Newest Pictures of Asteroid Bennu Are Unreal - Gizmodo
January 17, 2019 - UA Experts Available to Discuss Lunar Eclipse - UA News
January 13, 2019 - University of Arizona College of Science: Renu Malhotra - Arizona Daily Star
January 8, 2019 - Zoom! Asteroid Bennu Slips Past in OSIRIS-REx Flyby View - Space.com
January 8, 2019 - Asteroid-circling Spacecraft Grabs Cool Snapshot of Home - AP News
January 1, 2019 - A Journey Into the Solar System’s Outer Reaches, Seeking New Worlds to Explore - The New York Times
January 1, 2019 - Making Asteroid Images Look Great: How OSIRIS-REx's Team Creates Those Bennu Photos - Space.com
January 1, 2019 - A NASA Spacecraft Has Set Records After Entering Orbit Around an Asteroid - Time
January 1, 2019 - OSIRIS-REx Sets Space Exploration Record After Reaching Bennu - KVOA 4
January 1, 2019 - NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Enters Close Orbit Around Bennu, Breaking Record - UA News
January 1, 2019 - UA Space Probe Achieves Orbit Around Asteroid - KGUN 9
January 1, 2019 - The Importance Of Studying Comets With Radar [Infographic] - Forbes