LoCos in the News!
Follow the links below to read about LoCos doing cool stuff!
Phoenix Cubesat Selected for Launch Opportunity
February 17, 2017 The student-led Phoenix Cubesat has been selected for a launch opportunity in NASA's 8th class of candidates through its CubeSat Launch Initiative. The project aims to launch by summer 2018.
NSF funds HERA telescope to characterize reionization
September 16, 2016 Read more in the ASU Now article: ASU astronomers to explore the ‘cosmic dawn’ of the universe
Ask Dr. Discovery featured by ASU Teachers College
August 4, 2016 Move over, Pokemon Go! Ask Dr. Discovery begins deployment with our partner museums.
Phoenix Cubesat featured on KTAR
May 11, 2016 Local news coverage of the Phoenix cubesat.
NASA selects ASU undergraduate CubeSat project to measure Phoenix urban heat islands
May 6, 2016 Read more about the Phoenix Cubesat and team.
Michael Busch featured on ASU Now
May 3, 2016 LoCo undergrad Michael Busch discusses his time at ASU and future plans for graduate school at Johns Hopkins University.
Sarah Rogers and Jaime Sanchez de la Vega talk on ASU Connections
May 2, 2016 Listen to undergrads Sarah Rogers and Jaime Sanchez de la Vega on ASU Connections as they discuss the Phoenix Cubesat mission that was recently selected by NASA for funding and the Sun Devil Satellite Lab.
Marc Leatham featured in The State Press
April 25, 2016 LoCo undergrad Marc Leatham featured in The State Press.
Dr. Danny Jacobs talks on ASU Connections
December 8, 2015 Dr. Danny Jacobs talks about cosmology on ASU Connections podcast.
Michael Busch awarded 2015 Origins Project Scholarship
October 12, 2015 LoCo undergrad Michael Busch awarded 2015 Origins Project Scholarship for research to enable observations of the first stars and galaxies. (And the official post here!)
Ask Dr. Discovery partnership with local museums
April 14, 2015 LoCo Lab and colleagues start new project with Phoenix-area science centers. Read about the Ask Dr. Discovery (previously Dr. Universe) mobile app! Adapted versions: Full Circle and "in the loop".
LoCo lab research highlighted in ASU timeline
February 23, 2015 Check out ASU's interactive timeline of research highlights from the last 20 years. LoCo Lab makes the list! (Look in 2010.)