Valley real estate firm showcases virtual reality technology

PEORIA - Walk into the Peoria offices of DeLex Realty, and you’ll find something unusual - virtual reality headsets.

Do you believe in alien life?

With the launch of a multimillion dollar project by Mark Zuckerberg, Yuri Milner and Stephen Hawking to find extraterrestrial life, Cronkite News is very interested to find out what you think about projects like this and extraterrestrial life in general.

U.S. surgeon general uses social media to address opioid epidemic

PHOENIX – The U.S. surgeon general is urging those who support the fight against the nationwide opioid epidemic to take his #TurnTheTide pledge.

Feds take the wheel before driverless cars hit the market

WASHINGTON - The federal government got into the debate over driverless vehicles Tuesday, proposing new regulations and model legislation aimed at smoothing the development of the high-tech cars and heading off a state-by-state patchwork of laws for them.

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UA researchers develop new way to look deep inside the brain

PHOENIX – Medical professionals who study or work with the human brain have always struggled to get a glimpse at its inner workings.

AZ researchers focus on Zika virus, mosquitoes

TUCSON – Arizona scientists and researchers haven’t stopped their efforts to discover new information on the Zika virus and the mosquito that carries it even as officials in Washington, D.C., battle over emergency funding to fight the virus.

ASU researcher applauds new federal rule on antibacterial soaps

PHOENIX – Arizona State University researcher Rolf Halden has been warning the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of the dangers of ingredients found in antibacterial soaps for more than a decade.