Biology Department doctoral alumnus Julie Robinson and Chief Scientist of NASA's International Space Station on how research happening in space is changing our lives here on Earth.

Alumni feature: Julie Robinson

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Happening at the College of Science

High-Resolution Still Image of Perseverance's Landing

Roving Mars: From Sojourner to Perseverance

Foundation Professor and planetary scientist Wendy Calvin will discuss the evolution of Mars rovers in her March 11 Discover Science virtual lecture.

Graham Kent visiting the site of the 2020 Valley Fire in Southern California

Research technology transforms how first responders fight fires

Video highlights technology and thought-leadership behind ALERTWildfire, developed through the Nevada Seismological Laboratory

Davidson Math and Science Building on the University of Nevada, Reno campus at dusk.

Jeff Thompson, longtime College of Science dean, named Acting Provost

Katherine McCall, associate dean, assumes acting College of Science dean position