When did the very first star in the Univese form? How do urban heat islands affect the Phoenix metropolitan area? In the LoCo Lab, we're studying cool questions that span the known Universe!

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Radio telescopes and cubesats and smartphone apps, oh my! We're developing new technology and techniques to help explore the Universe and our planet and to improve science education. Did we mention the drones?

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In the LoCo Lab, we never stop learning. We love helping others learn, too. We're engaged in mentoring, teaching, and sharing our excitement for science and technology with our community.

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LoCos in the News!

Follow the links below to read about LoCos doing cool stuff!

Ask Dr. Discovery featured by ASU Teachers College

August 4, 2016   Move over, Pokemon Go!  Ask Dr. Discovery begins deployment with our partner museums.

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.