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Space alliance to highlight Flagstaff’s place on the map with event at NAU

Students encouraged to attend to find opportunities for research and career development. Continue reading

Nadine Barlow

For NAU Mars researcher, a plaque in hand is worth an asteroid in the belt

Asteroid named after researcher was discovered at Lowell Observatory. Continue reading

Nadine Barlow

Earth’s explosions explain Martian craters

Barlow: Earth's explosive volcanoes help researchers understand how erosion-resistant craters formed on the red planet. Continue reading

Nadine Barlow

Researcher’s closer look at Mars reveals new type of impact crater

Enhanced imaging leads to more detailed study of craters. Continue reading

Latest Site Activity

CSAC employee mixer flier CSAC at NAU holding annual employee appreciation mixer
The mixer is open to all classified staff and will include refreshments, informational tables, prizes and networking opportunities.
ASNAU seeks unsung hero nominations for Louie Awards
Nominations can be submitted online and are due by 5 p.m. Friday, March 16. ASNAU will announce the winners at the Louie Awards celebration on April 9.
Female NAU student working in chemistry lab Mind the gender gap: NAU researcher on team studying women’s experiences in STEM doctoral programs
Melissa Rivers is a co-author on a study that followed 28 women through their doctoral research and the challenges they experienced as scientists and as women.
Education student teaching young students NAU earns $500K grant from Kellogg Foundation for early childhood education focused on tribal needs
The program aims to educate teachers in best practices and an appreciation for and understanding of Native American people, cultures and nations.

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growth of microbial taxa Which microbes matter most? NAU scientists develop technique for measuring bacterial growth rates
Ecoss researchers are using technologies developed at NAU to devise a metric for the growth of microbial species in their natural environments.
Scott Anderson studying Norway lake mud NAU paleoecologist discovering secrets of Northern Norway’s history in lake mud
Scott Anderson is part of a team studying thousand-year-old biomarkers preserved in lake bottoms that tell the story of human activity in Lofoten.
Freshman Letters NAU in review: Look back to the top NAU News stories of 2017
Relive 2017 with the most read posts from NAU News, covering research, commencement and international recognition.