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  • Otherworldly Investigations

    Data from NASA’s Mars Exploration Program is helping geoscientist Elisabeth Hausrath understand how soil and water might have once interacted on the surface of our solar system’s most-Earthlike neighbor.

  • 2015 Faculty Opportunity Awards

    Statistics professor Jessica Jaynes was one of six College of Sciences faculty or teams who were recipients of a 2015 Faculty Opportunity Award, which provide support for the development of research areas with potential for continued funding.

  • College of Sciences Video

    The College of Sciences has created a video to highlight some of its great students and research, and to help show what makes the College so special.

  • Science in Motion: Arya Udry

    She always wanted to be an astronaut and this passion for space never dissipated. Her research interests include understanding the magmatic processes on Mars through the study of meteorites and surface compositions.

  • It All Adds Up

    UNLV’s first mathematics professor reminisces about how he ended up in Las Vegas and helped build the university from the ground up.