Latest Kirk Smith Stories
Two new studies spotlight the human health effects of exposure to smoke from open fires and dirty cookstoves.
Some 2,000 scientists contributed to the Nobel Peace Prize-winning IPCC report on global warming. Next week, the local contingent will be honored.
By Lauran Neergaard The Associated Press WASHINGTON - It was a hot lead for detectives on a cold case. People suddenly were getting salmonella at a Minnesota restaurant more than 1,000 miles from the center of the nation's outbreak. Not my tomatoes, protested the manager.
People at a Minnesota restaurant were suddenly getting salmonella more than 1,000 miles from the center of the nation's outbreak.
MINNEAPOLIS _ In less than two weeks, Minnesota Department of Health investigators traced the source of a mysterious salmonella outbreak that had stumped federal health officials for two months and sickened more than 1,200 people in 43 states and Canada. The culprit: jalapeno peppers.
By Deborah Bulkeley Deseret News The incarceration arms of two Utah sheriff offices will soon play an active role in immigration enforcement.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.