WATERSHED PROTECTION

August 27, 2018

Durable parking lot pavers reduce runoff at the Natural History Museum of Utah keeping stormwater in the soil.



PALEONTOLOGIST EXPLORES SCIENCE AND FICTION

August 13, 2018

Courses explore the good, the bad and the ugly of science portrayed in movies.



NEW SPINY DINO DISCOVERY

July 23, 2018

Fossils of a new dinosaur—Akainacephalus johnsoni—have been unearthed in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.



A RECIPE FOR EXTREME ORGANISMS

July 9, 2018

Natural History Museum of Utah exhibit staff came up with a perfect plan to help halophiles thrive in an exhibit with super-salty water.



‘NATURE’S ULTIMATE MACHINES’

May 7, 2018

From slug slime to whale flippers to electrical shocks, organisms have “engineered” impressive tactics to make a living on planet Earth. The museum’s special exhibit explains how some species glide through the air, endure extreme temperatures or crush 8,000 pounds in a single bite.