The spacecraft Stardust delivered a package to earth that touched down in Utah's west desert in 2006. This was the start of one of many citizen science projects where regular people can make a difference.
One day, nanotechnology may put bomb-sniffing dogs out of work.
About 66 percent of Utah's total carbon dioxide emissions are coming from coal-fired power plants. Researchers are hard at work trying to capture that CO2 and store it underground.
For 10 years, the National Park Service has been measuring light pollution, how bright city lights obscure the views of the heavens.
For thousands of years dogs have wandered the world with humans. Researchers have begun to unravel how that happened.
Can electric roads one day help Utah clean the air?
Ten years ago it cost 10 million dollars to decipher the first human DNA sequence. University of Utah researchers think soon it will cost about 1,000 dollars.
Only a few wolves have been sighted in Utah since their extermination from the state in 1930, but Utah politicians are on the front lines to remove wolves from the Endangered Species Act.
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