NASA satellite offers urban carbon dioxide insights

…square miles (6,400 square kilometers), such as the Los Angeles Basin, something that would take OCO-2 several days to do. For more information on OCO-2 and OCO-3, visit: https://www.nasa.gov/oco2 https://ocov3.jpl.nasa.gov/…

Helping immigrants in need at the border

Scenes from immigrant detention centers at the border of the U.S. and Mexico hit home for Amitay Flores. Children separated from their parents and crammed in tight cells, sometimes sleeping…

Drought’s one-two punch

…even when each drought was no more extreme than the initial one. Droughts, they found, usually leave individual trees more vulnerable to subsequent droughts. “Compounding extreme events […] can be…

U’s Ant Man names 57 species

For more than 30 years, University of Utah entomologist Jack Longino has been watching the ground. Whether he’s deep in a tropical jungle or scanning the sidewalks of a Central…

MEET THE GRADUATES: CLASS OF 2016

…work on the atomic level and the principles behind them, then you can really start to manipulate things and can create anything. The possibilities are endless. Whether its electronics or…

NEXT WAVE OF DISCOVERY

…SDSS collaboration since 2009, and all of the survey data will be processed and stored at the U’s Center for High-Performance Computing. The Sloan Digital Sky Survey has been one…

Women U should know

…been removed from women. And there was just this sense that women were, rather than risk making men feel bad or inadequate for testing them for these kinds of things,…

Your lying eyes

…or employees, although the federal, state and local law enforcement agencies are exempt. So, in the U.S., some police departments are using the ODT. In Mexico, Central America and South…

PIG-SNOUTED TURTLE DISCOVERED

…turtle was about 2 feet long from head to tail. Its streamlined shell was adapted for living in a riverine environment. When it was alive, 76 million years ago during…