Affiliated Centers


Arizona Astrobiology Center

Astrobiology is an exciting interdisciplinary field about the origins, evolution and distribution of life in the universe.

The Arizona Astrobiology Center will be a hub for diverse scientific endeavors, providing bold and transformative dialogue to make astrobiology discoveries relevant to the experiences of all people on Earth.


Earth Dynamics Observatory

EDO researchers seek to accelerate the discovery, observation, and prediction of the changing Earth system to inform decisions in support of a sustainable future. They will drive innovation, development, and utilization of the next generation of Earth-focused scientific instruments and missions to address national and global challenges concerning environment hazards and national security.

Image of the Moon


Space4 combines UArizona’s moonshot culture with the brightest minds in space surveillance, planetary defense, astrodynamics, machine learning, and data science.