ABOUT BIOSPHERE 2

Newsletters

Volume I Issue 7, Fall 2011
  • LEO gains momentum as steel is delivered to Biosphere 2
  • Biosphere 2 leads multi-institutional $1.35 million grant
  • New water oasis comes to Biosphere 2
  • Flandrau Science Center's newest traveling exhibit

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Volume 1, Issue 6

Volume I Issue 6, Spring 2011
  • Landscape Evolution Observatory (LEO) at Critical Step Toward Renovation
  • UA Outreach: Sense of Place Institutes Cross-Programming in the College of Science
  • Biosphere 2 Unveils New OmniGlobe Exhibit
  • High School Students Conduct Research Inside Biosphere 2

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Volume 1, Issue 5

Volume I Issue 5, Fall 2010
  • New Grant Supports Study of Plant, Microbe Effects on Weathering
  • Building Mountains in Biosphere 2
  • New SkyCenter Telescope Benefits Visitors
  • AZ Center for STEM Teachers Summer Institute
  • Gift Supports Storm Water Research by Undergrads

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Volume 1, Issue 4

Volume I Issue 4, Spring 2010
  • Biosphere 2 partners with Solarmax
  • Featured Research Projects
  • NSF Awards $400K for REU Site Program
  • New Tour Route Implemented
  • Letter from Dean Ruiz

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Volume 1, Issue 3

Volume I Issue 3, Fall 2009
  • UA Phoenix Mars Mission Lander Mock-Up on Display at Biosphere 2
  • Featured Research Projects
  • STEM Collaboration Inspires Authentic Inquiry
  • Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter
  • Letter from Biosphere 2 Director Travis Huxman

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Volume 1, Issue 2

Volume I Issue 2, Spring 2009

  • Arizona Center for STEM Teachers: Off to a Great Start
  • Featured Research Projects
  • Earth Day Celebration
  • B2 plans to go Solar
  • Letter from Provost Meredith Hay

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Volume 1, Issue 1

Volume I Issue 1, Fall 2008
  • B2 Institute awarded $1.5 Million grant from Science Foundation Arizona to train science, technology, engineering and math teachers
  • Letter from President Shelton and Dean Ruiz

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