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UNM drones study dangerous volcano plumes in Papua New Guinea
July 3, 2019
Active volcanoes, and the composition of the gasses coming from them, provide valuable clues as to what is happening deep beneath, but gathering this critical data can be extremely hazardous to the scientists involved. Read More...

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UNM researcher helping to develop software to distinguish life from non-life
June 10, 2019
In a famous song, George Harrison asked, “What is life?” Read More...

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Swarmathon covers Smith Plaza with robots
June 5, 2019
The fourth annualNASA Swarmathon was hosted by The University of Mexico in May, covering Smith Plaza with swarms of robots that look like the desert ants that live around Albuquerque. But these ants were busy gathering cubes and bringing them back to the center of an arena. Read More...

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