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This Friday, the Loft Theater will screen Particle Fever, a film about the biggest and most expensive science experiment in history, one that is part hard science and part philosophy.

Participants of 'Biggest, Most Expensive' Science Experiment Visit Tucson

The Large Hadron Collider's start-up, launch are center of film to be screened at The Loft; scientists discuss its connection to the UA.

Edward Beshore, Deputy Principal Investigator for OSIRIS REx Mission, discusses the dangers Earth faces from space objects.

OSIRIS REx Moves From Planning Phase to Fabrication

Latest NASA project for the UA is one step closer to launch; its ultimate goal is bringing back a piece of an asteroid to Earth.

Kaleidoscopic Look at Bradbury, Famous Sci-Fi Writer

Essay collection explores his life and different dimensions of his work; fans will be able to find it at Tucson Festival of Books' Science City.

UA-Led Research Team Finds New Planet

Gas giant discovered orbiting around star outside Earth's solar system; relatively young at 13 million years old.

The dome of a telescope at the UA Sky Center campus on Mount Lemmon.

Program Brings K-12 Children to Mt. Lemmon for Science Learning

UA Science Sky School uses area as an outdoor classroom for intensive, hands-on science education.

Slideshow: Making the World's Most Accurate Eyes

Images from deep inside the UA Mirror Lab shows telescope optics in various stages of production

Full Interview: Laird Close On Clearing Up Blurry Objects

Lead UA scientist for groundbreaking MagAO optics system says high-resoluation images already surprising astronomers

Mirror Lab In High Production

Optics being created simultaneously for three separate major telescope projects

UA Researchers Help Develop New Optics System for Telescopes

New type of camera developed takes the clearest images ever of distant celestial objects.

Perseids Meteor shower

ASU to Get Piece of Meteorite

Will study fragment of 4-5 billion-year-old object that exploded over California last year

Mark Candy, collections manager at the University of Arizona Mineral Museum, gives insight and history of the Mineral Museum.

UA Mineral Museum Receives Its Largest Donation Ever

The collection will help create database used for non-destructive sampling technology.

Adam Block, manager of the UA-operated Mount Lemmon Sky Center, talks about the PanStarrs Comet which he was able to photograph.

Asteroid, Meteor, Comet?

Telling Space Bodies Apart

Sequestration Impact on Science Uncertain

Questions remain over how budget cuts will affect UA research

Learning From Asteroids Pummeling Mars

UA HiRISE camera documents space-rock strikes on red planet

Restoring A Piece of Astronomy History

Lowell Observatory turning to public for help funding refurbishments of 117-year old Clark Telescope

An update on the sample return mission of the OSIRIS REx Asteroid.

UA Mission Will Touch Asteroid

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