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Researchers discover wealth, power may have played stronger role than 'survival of the fittest'

Researchers have discovered a dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages 4,000 to 8,000 years ago – likely the result of the accumulation of material wealth.

ASU Origins Project awards first Postdoctoral Prize Lectureship to astrophysicist

The Origins Project at Arizona State University awarded its first Postdoctoral Prize Lectureship to Adrian Liu of the University of California, Berkeley.

ASU unveils dual degrees in journalism, transborder studies

Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and School of Transborder Studies are launching new dual degrees in journalism and U.S.-Mexico borderland studies starting in fall 2015.

LROC images reveal intricate details of lunar impacts

A series of Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera images have revealed a new crater and more than 200 related surficial changes up to 30 kilometers distant.

Experimental filmmaker to headline ASU lecture on indigenous time-keeping

Multimedia producer Victor Masayesva, Jr. is the featured speaker in the spring 2015 installment of the Simon Ortiz and Labriola Center Lecture on Indigenous Land, Culture, and Community.

ASU students take on the world – one design problem at a time

Graduate students in The Design School in ASU's Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts are challenged to think not just outside of the box, but also outside of the country.

Urban ecologists at ASU seek to understand human-nature dynamic

Ecologists don't just work in the wilderness. Urban ecologists at ASU's CAP LTER are helping us to understand how humans and nature interact in the city, and to maximize the benefits we get from our environment.