Topic: science and technology

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.
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.
two women with boxes
People | July 3, 2018
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
Research | July 2, 2018
To go further and faster than anything before, the Breakthrough Starshot mission will rely on unproven technology.
Woman sitting in chair reading an iPad
Research | June 20, 2018
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.
Research | June 5, 2018
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
Campus News | April 9, 2018
Passing the baton in the search for distant planets.