Drought’s one-two punch

…stranger to the American West. It goes together with the region’s heatwaves and intense wildfires. However, scientists are just beginning to understand how the effects of multiple droughts can compound…

CAPS OFF TO YOU

…teaching undergraduates in 17 different science and physics courses, Gerton has been beloved by students. He is well known for his instructional innovations and has given lectures about his teaching…

Updates from Human Resources

…The RedMed staff assesses and treats work-related injuries and other non-emergency medical conditions. Employees can be seen on a walk-in basis or by scheduling an in-person or virtual appointment. For…

Exploring the science of sea ice

…bringing the principles of mathematics into some of Earth’s most remote and most vulnerable environments. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZagWEPgADo&ab_channel=UniversityofUtah Golden studies how sea ice forms and melts using mathematical models. He’s logged 18…

Not a bunch of ‘croc’

…teeth. Carnivores (left), such as the living Caiman, have simple teeth, whereas herbivores (right) have much more complex teeth. “Carnivores possess simple teeth whereas herbivores have much more complex teeth,”…

ESPN shines some light

…issues. When he travels to different colleges and universities, he seeks out stories that help preserve, “our mother earth” as he puts it. He became a “tree hugger” when visiting…

Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion begins

…facilities will provide a major enhancement to the game day environment for fans. New locker rooms, sports medicine facilities and other football operation spaces will help elevate the student-athlete experience…

A Healthier U

…with one of PEAK’s Registered Dietitians or Nutrition Experts, to learn more or to make an appointment, please click here. References: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/PhysicalActivity/FitnessBasics/Staying-Hydrated—Staying-Healthy_UCM_441180_Article.jsp#.VzC4ESMrIxc https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases_conditions/hic_avoiding_dehydration http://www.nationalacademies.org/hmd/Reports/2004/Dietary-Reference-Intakes-Water-Potassium-Sodium-Chloride-and-Sulfate.aspx SUNGLASSES FOR EVERYONE If you are…