science and technology

gloved hand squirting liquid from syringe onto a petri dish
Oct 4, 2018
Research

The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.


male student with arms folded and streaks of light from aerial drones in the background
Sep 11, 2018
Campus News

How fusing technology and fine arts is helping students build new creations and careers at top studios like Pixar.


UNLV sign with flashlight in background
Jul 23, 2018
Business and Community

The three organizations will collaborate to research and develop new autonomous transportation solutions for Southern Nevada.


artist rendering of U.N.L.V. Research Park
Jul 17, 2018
Business and Community

Construction of the first innovation building on the 122-acre UNLV Harry Reid Research & Technology Park marks a new era of research and innovation in Southern Nevada.


two women with boxes
Jul 3, 2018
People

As geologist Peg Rees heads to retirement, the 4,000 pounds of rocks she collected go to the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center.


two stars in space
Jul 2, 2018
Research

To go further and faster than anything before, the Breakthrough Starshot mission will rely on unproven technology.


Woman sitting in chair reading an iPad
Jun 20, 2018
Research

Posture — not screen time — is biggest factor behind neck and shoulder pain, UNLV study finds.


Silhouette of man sitting in a dark room in front of a glowing computer screen.
Jun 5, 2018
Research

Technology carries the promise to make our lives easier, but at what price? UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk explains his research in a new book.


planet illustration
Apr 9, 2018
Campus News

Passing the baton in the search for distant planets.


Fruit flies in a plexiglass container.
Mar 15, 2018
Research

UNLV biologist finds nearly 400 genes potentially associated with obesity and other health problems in fruit flies.