Topic: science and technology

Concept illustration of a businessman trying to unplug the brain, sabotage, killing creativity
Research | February 21, 2019
Technology overload is harming our physical, mental, and social health, says a UNLV sociologist.
conceptual image of Team Las Vegas' 2020 Solar Decathlon home entry
Business and Community | February 5, 2019
Students will build sustainable home of healing for military veterans as they compete against international teams in U.S. Department of Energy contest.
dna strand made of veggies atop a dinner plate with silverware at sides
Business and Community | January 16, 2019
Food Genes and Me is a site and software that lets users figure out health risks and how to solve them within minutes.
A portrait of George Rhee, a professor of physics and astronomy at UNLV.
Research | January 4, 2019
UNLV physicist developed a calculator to compute the significance of using renewables in a warming world.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.
Research | November 28, 2018
Climate change researcher Matt Lachniet explains the impacts of hotter temperatures.
Research | November 8, 2018
UNLV geologist investigating 310 million-year-old fossil trackway from ancient reptilian creature.
gloved hand squirting liquid from syringe onto a petri dish
Research | October 4, 2018
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
Campus News | September 11, 2018
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
Business and Community | July 23, 2018
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
Business and Community | July 17, 2018
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.