Recent Articles by John Hollenhorst
Published: Monday, November 16, 2015 3:07 pm MST
It's enough to make Godzilla proud. A proposal has surfaced for an exhibit in Japan — and possibly a permanent museum — featuring Utah dinosaurs.
Published: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 2:11 pm MST
It started years ago when a student and professor started brainstorming ideas for tracking intruders through walls using radio waves. Getting it on the market wasn't easy, but now homeowners can watch what's go...
Published: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 4:32 pm MST
Controversy is boiling in California over an issue that is focused on the state of Utah. The question: Should Utah coal be hauled by train to Oakland and then loaded on ships headed to foreign countries?
Published: Monday, November 2, 2015 5:14 pm MST
One of the strangest and most striking places in Utah — an enormous oddity that scientists say was created accidentally by human engineering — is getting a bit of a remodeling job.
Published: Monday, October 12, 2015 5:48 pm MDT
A project in Logan may be a lifesaver for beavers, and it may help Wal-Mart get along better with its furry neighbors. Workers have installed a system intended to reduce the threat of flooding caused by beaver ...
Published: Thursday, October 8, 2015 12:55 pm MDT
Why do elephants almost never get cancer? That mystery prompted three years of research on elephant blood from Hogle Zoo and Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. The results of the study look very promisi...
Published: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 5:00 pm MDT
A clinic in Provo is claiming remarkable success in treating the long-term effects of concussions. A patient whose brain was scrambled in a freak accident said the one-week mental boot camp at Cognitive FX has ...
Published: Monday, October 5, 2015 6:30 pm MDT
As pumpkins in the field begin heading for front porches to become jack-o'-lanterns, a pumpkin farmer in Ogden is showing off his non-traditional way of watering his crop. His innovations have slashed his water...
Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 4:08 pm MDT
Service dogs have helped improve the lives of people with physical difficulties. But dogs can also be a big help to kids who are trying to cope with mental and emotional problems.
Published: Friday, September 4, 2015 10:00 pm MDT
Illegal graffiti on an ancient rock art site provides plenty of clues about the perpetrators. By their own inscriptions, it's obvious they are students of earth science on a field trip from Ohio State Universit...