School disciplinary actions handed down to students at Utah public schools disproportionately impact American Indian children over all other ethnicities enrolled in the state’s public education system, new research from the University of Utah S.J....
19-May-2015 6:05 PM EDT
Utah engineers have developed an ultracompact beamsplitter — the smallest on record — for dividing light waves into two separate channels of information. The device brings researchers closer to producing silicon photonic chips that compute and...
15-May-2015 11:00 AM EDT
Salmon carry a strontium chemical signature in their “ear bones” that lets scientists identify specific streams where the fish hatched and lived before they were caught at sea. The new tool may help pinpoint critical habitats for fish threatened...
10-May-2015 9:00 PM EDT
Robert W. Gehl, assistant professor of communication at the University of Utah, is scouring the Internet for what he calls "alternative social media" sites and services built as a critical response to corporate social media. He is cataloging what he...
14-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT
Citizen scientists tracking backyard bird feeders helped scientists pinpoint the climate forces that likely set the stage for boreal bird irruptions in which vast numbers of northern birds migrate far south of their usual winter range. The discovery...
7-May-2015 12:00 PM EDT
Karen Kramer, an associate professor of anthropology, published a study in the Journal of Human Evolution titled, “When Mothers Need Others: Life History Transitions Associated with the Evolution of Cooperative Breeding.”
Her research examines...
8-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT
Marie Sarita Gaytán, an assistant professor of sociology and gender studies at the University of Utah, noticed the distilled spirit’s rise in popularity. She turned what has become a pop culture phenomenon into a research project, which...
5-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT
The University of Utah’s Energy & Geoscience Institute is one of five research groups selected to study new techniques for developing geothermal energy in places where it’s not currently feasible.
27-Apr-2015 6:05 PM EDT
Incest and the Duggars: Lina Svedin of @Uutah Available to Talk About How the Case Opens Up an Important Public Policy Discussion
27-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Why do people #riot? David Derezotes of @uutah's @USocialWork available for media interviews on topic. #freddiegray #baltimore
27-Apr-2015 6:05 PM EDT
#SCOTUS on Tuesday will hear key issues involving gay marriage. Need commentary? @uutah's Cliff Rosky of @sjquinney is an expert on the issue. 801-581-7352
27-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Media: Need an Expert on Murder/Suicides Among the #Elderly? @UUtah's Sonia Salari Has Done Extensive Research #Murder #Newjersey
7-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Amos Guiora of @uutah is Available to Media for Interviews on #NetanyahuSpeech and #Israel Elections
3-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EST
Media: Need Legal Perspective to Comment on #LDS Press Conference in Utah? Cliff Rosky of @uutah & @sjquinney Available Today. #fairness4all
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