science and technology

Michio Kaku
Jan 12, 2018
Arts & Culture

Kaku — a best-selling author, physicist and futurist — is one of world’s most recognized figures in science; tickets are free.


UNLV engineering students
Dec 27, 2017
Campus News

News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.


Alyssa Crittenden
Dec 26, 2017
Research

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.


Dec 6, 2017
Business & Community

A pedestrian lighting system, a new pallet design for warehouses, a remote-controlled device that can detect IEDs, and a location-sharing app designed to encourage human interaction among more than 30 projects on display.


Michael Pravica talks to Marshawn Lynch
Oct 31, 2017
People

Physics professor Michael Pravica teams up with Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch in Bleacher Report web series.


A UNLV grad student attends to a power station.
Oct 5, 2017
Research

Microgrids are a key building block toward a wide-ranging future smart grid better able to respond to energy needs.


Students examine flasks of fluid.
Sep 21, 2017
Campus News

UNLV welcomes inaugural SEA-Phages class, a two-semester, discovery-based undergraduate research course.


Aug 15, 2017
Research

Get ready for the sun to go dark during the day, but don't grab your shades. UNLV astrophysicist Jason Steffen on being humbled by the universe.


A collage of photos. One photo shows students at New Student Orientation jumping excitedly in red tshirts. The other photo showcases a sidewalk filled with students on the first day of classes.
Jul 28, 2017
Campus News

Rounding up our favorite social media moments from the week of July 21-27.


Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Jul 20, 2017
Research

Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.