Latest University of Utah Stories

2011-03-03 19:23:00

Annual course to train, educate next generation of scientists, engineers, plant operators, policymakers RENO, Nev., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When one thinks of geothermal energy, a plume of steam rising from the snowy plains of Iceland or from a power plant in the green hills of New Zealand may come to mind, but perhaps not Nevada, a hotbed of activity for geothermal power in the United States. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110303/DC59242) The National...

2011-02-17 06:00:00

BILLINGHAM, United Kingdom, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pigments division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced a price increase for all its titanium dioxide pigments in Europe.

2011-02-16 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Performance Products division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that it is going ahead with the engineering design for a 40,000-ton capacity expansion program at its world-scale polyetheramine facility in Singapore.

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.

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