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Nina Sun is a senior research specialist at the BIO5 Institute, which combines experts in agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and science to address complex problems..

Mars Man Peter Smith

Peter Smith

Phoenix Mars Mission PI Peter Smith Smith is the first Thomas R. Brown Distinguished Chair in Integrative Science. The widely successful mission was based on his project proposal to NASA in 2003. Read more.

Investing in Ideas

Hermann F. Fasel

University of Arizona professor Hermann F. Fasel is seeing green. As the inaugural 1885 Society Presidential Chair, the professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering has money in his pocket for exploratory research in alternative energy and biomedical fluid mechanics. Read more.

Biosphere 2: Where Science Lives

The 1885 Society

Piloted by The University of Arizona, Biosphere 2 embarks on a new mission to address the grand challenges of science and society through research, education and innovative thinking. Read more.