by Sandy Leander

Rick Gerkin, an assistant research professor with ASU's School of Life Sciences, said the data used in a study made public last year does not support the claim the human nose is capable of distinguishing at least 1 trillion odors.

by Rebecca Howe

An ASU team examined databases on past high-profile mass killings and school shootings in the U.S. and fit a contagion model to the data to determine if these tragedies inspired similar events in the near future.

by Nikki Cassis

An ASU professor is striving to better understand the potential for future eruptions at Yellowstone volcano by studying those in the recent past.

by Joe Kullman

Discoveries by an ASU engineering research team about the causes of cracking in metal alloys could help prevent failure of critical infrastructure systems.

by Kelsey Wharton

Climate change is a “wicked problem” with impacts that extend to our national security. A new research partnership will help decision makers navigate the complex web of climate change, water security and national security.

by Gabrielle Olson and Sarah Mason

LightWorks has partnered with other departments throughout ASU to celebrate the United Nations' International Year of Light.

by Sherry Towers and Rebecca Howe

Using Twitter and Google search trend data in the wake of the very limited U.S. Ebola outbreak of October 2014, a team of researchers have found that news media is extraordinarily effective in creating public panic.

by Julie Russ

Scientists have long debated why people in different parts of the world eat different foods, follow different social norms and believe in different origin stories. Two ASU researchers find that social learning, not environment, is behind the variations.

by Joe Kullman

An ASU research team has used a variation of origami, called kirigami, as a design template for batteries that can be stretched to more than 150 percent of their original size and still maintain full functionality.

by Nikki Cassis

Did dinosaurs roam the Grand Canyon? ASU researchers say that the canyon is much too young to have been the stomping ground of prehistoric lizards.