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Crowdsourcing Andromeda--KCPW CityViews

06 December 2012
Published in Space

The newly launched Andromeda Project uses crowdsourcing to find star clusters that will help understand how galaxies form and evolve.

Do It Yourself—An Old Movement Takes on New Meaning

03 December 2012
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Published in Technology

VIDEO Whether it's robotics, information security, 3D printing, or sewing and knitting, Do-It-Yourself has become a new subculture and is thriving in Utah.

Businesses Meet to Clean the Air--KCPW

03 December 2012
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Published in Science and Society

Local businesses met at the Annual Clean Air Conference to learn how they can make a difference.

Transportation Troubles in Wasatch Canyons--KCPW CityViews

29 November 2012
Published in Science and Society

Last week, Salt Lake County issued the Canyons Transportation Studies. Representatives from the U.S. Forest Service and Save our Canyons and the Cottonwood Heights mayor discuss solutions to existing parking and traffic problems.

Can We Store Energy From the Sun and Wind?

26 November 2012
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Published in Energy

Renewable energy use is on the rise, but the sun doesn't always shine and the wind doesn't always blow. Green energy producers are looking for ways to generate a constant supply for a power hungry utility grid, and Utah's unique geology may provide the perfect tool.

Changes Ahead for DWR--KCPW

26 November 2012
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Published in Environment

The new director for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources talks about the changes he has in store, including an initiative to get youth involved.

Protesters Bring Attention to Tar Sands Decision--KCPW

20 November 2012
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Published in Environment

Protestors are angry over the recent Bureau of Land Management decision to approve tar sand mining in Utah.

Saving the Rain Forest By Using It to Find Drugs

19 November 2012
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Published in Life

Scientists at the University of Utah apply knowledge from their basic science research to save rain forests in Panama.

Nature Adventures--KCPW CityViews

15 November 2012
Published in Life

Award winning author Mark Obmascik discusses why he writes about nature on KCPW's CityViews.

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