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Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.


An Asian woman holds up a sign that says Stop Asian Hate.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.


Chemists’ HAT trick for greener chemical synthesis

An interdisciplinary collaboration borrows a technique from energy storage chemistry to improve chemical synthesis.


Pac-12 Sustainability Conference coming to Rice-Eccles Stadium

Taylor Randall and Mark Harlan will speak at the sixth annual event at June 15-16.


U elementary teacher program earns an A+ for math preparation

Program earns national recognition for robust requirements in key elementary mathematics content and pedagogy.


Study explores climate influences on snowmelt-fed water supplies

Three decades of research show three factors that can help predict how climate change will impact critical snowmelt-driven water supplies nationwide.


U of U engineering professorship

U Mechanical Engineering Chair Bruce Gale appointed Merit Medical Systems Inc. Endowed Professor of Engineering.


University of Utah and Ivory Family launch innovative partnership

Ivory University House’s new funding model to provide student housing and support for generations.


Climate change increases risks of tree death

Threats from fire, drought and insects could reshape U.S. forests.


What we’re still learning about how trees grow

Fundamental questions remain about what factors limit tree growth. A new study may hold answers.