Once threatened Biosphere 2 continues mission under UA

Thomas, Jeremy
March 2008
Inside Tucson Business;3/24/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p5
The article focuses on the Biosphere 2 facility, a forest simulation that allows researchers to study real time forest in Oracle, Arizona. Conducting research in the facility means the researchers no longer have to make frequent trips from far places. This facility was built through the $30 million pledge from University of Arizona for research projects over the next 10 years. It is also the world's largest greenhouse installation which presents a self-contained microcosm of the planet.


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