Latest University of Utah Stories

2011-02-15 10:25:47

The risk of deadly hantavirus outbreaks in people can be predicted months ahead of time by using satellite images to monitor surges in vegetation that boost mouse populations, a University of Utah study says.

2011-02-02 22:51:50

Researchers studied winter inversions that often choke Salt Lake City in smog and trap dirty air in other urban basins worldwide.

2011-01-17 12:19:31

When danger looms, locusts on the ground leap and fly away.

2011-01-10 21:36:00

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tostitos brand, in partnership with the USO, today revealed surprise reunions with loved ones for U.S. troops live on field during halftime of the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game.

2011-01-09 11:45:00

A study shows that growing towns can save millions with devices that cut pollutants.

2010-12-21 14:21:49

A researcher known widely for his groundbreaking work on the design, manufacture and use of minimally toxic, environmentally friendly chemicals will speak to sustainability practitioners on Jan. 12.

2010-12-20 07:30:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that it gave notice to redeem $100 million of its 7 3/8% senior subordinated notes due 2015 pursuant to the terms of the indenture.

2010-12-17 09:38:03

University of Utah physicists stored information for 112 seconds in what may become the world's tiniest computer memory: magnetic "spins" in the centers or nuclei of atoms.

2010-12-09 15:01:00

NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Priceline.com (Nasdaq: PCLN) reported today that, based on current airfares and hotel rates, college football fans will spend an average of $583 per person on travel to watch their teams compete in 2010 bowl games.

Word of the Day
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.