Science

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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Technology

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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Learning

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!

Dr. Danny Jacobs participates in PAPER

May 10, 2013   LoCo postdoc, Dr. Danny Jacobs, participates in the Precision Array to Probe the Epoch of Reionization (PAPER) project featured in a recent SKA South Africa media release.

Mars rover screen saver

December 19, 2012   Cosmology is cool... and so is a rover on Mars! Check out this screen saver we made to help follow the latest progress of NASA's Mars Curiosity rover.

On the job in Australia

May 15, 2011   Prof. Judd Bowman is interviewed in the ABC Landline in the episode Reach for the stars.