Deadly cocktail

A new study reveals the Utah opioid epidemic death toll includes an alarming number of new moms.

The quaking continues

Aftershocks of a 1959 earthquake rocked Yellowstone in 2017-18.

A chemical mosaic under our feet

New research paints an intricate picture of how the Earth’s mantle is like a Jackson Pollock painting.

Diverse student advocacy

Meet Dr. Tawanda Owens, the executive director for diverse student advocacy—a new position created to advocate for students and programs served by the Office for Equity and Diversity at the U.

Breathe easier

The new eAsthma Tracker app helps children manage their condition resulting in fewer hospital visits.

Seal conservation strategies

Chemical records in teeth confirm elusive Alaska lake seals are one of a kind.

Humans of the U: Cynthia Burrows

“If somebody gave me millions of dollars and set me in an isolated lab, I don’t think I’d make any impact. Impact is all about collaborating with other people, bouncing ideas off them, realizing they have a different technique. It’s a human endeavor, science.”

‘Driving’ air quality changes

Google Street View cars will sniff out air pollution sources while driving Salt Lake neighborhoods.

Flying across America for POWs and for science

A geology professor explores the way water weaves through America—and into Americans’ very bones.

‘Train Tracts’

“Transcontinental: People, Place, Impacts” celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike and highlights the work of more than 30 Utah artists.