U. study: Could gene manipulation be a boost to the brain?
A newly published study from University of Utah researchers suggests there are ways to improve the adaptability of mice's brains even after the naturally occurring window for such flexibility has closed.
Photos: Hundreds of volunteers Stuff the Bus in Sandy
More than 800 volunteers stuffed school supplies into backpacks during Stuff the Bus event in Sandy on Saturday.
Photos: Fraternity gives out backpacks at Sugar House barbecue
Hundreds of families attended the back to school barbecue hosted by the Salt Lake chapter of Omega Psi Phi fraternity.
WSU offering new degree in adventure
Beginning fall semester, Weber State University will launch a new bachelor of science degree in outdoor and community recreation education.
UVU names new associate v.p. of outreach and economic, community development
Utah Valley University has appointed Jessica Gilmore as the new associate vice president of outreach and economic and community development, effective Sept. 1.
Eye health officials share tips for safely viewing eclipse in Utah
Looking directly at the sun without proper eye protection can cause permanent vision damage, said Dr. Jeff Pettey, Moran Eye Center ophthalmologist. Pettey compared the damage to the blurry vision caused by looking at a camera flash — only permanent
Erin Stewart: Savoring the final days of summer
While I am definitely looking forward to some overdue calm, I am hanging onto these last few days of summer with my kids.
FBI taking applications for Teen Academy
The FBI office in Salt Lake City is currently accepting applications for its first Teen Academy. The academy allows high school students, ages 16-18, to get a comprehensive look into today's FBI during presentations and demonstrations.
Lehi woman charged with picking up child without parents' permission
A Lehi woman is facing charges of unlawfully detaining other people's children.
Photos: Geek Squad makes learning cool
Students work on computer coding at Best Buy’s Geek Squad Summer Academy at Discovery Gateway children’s museum in Salt Lake City on Wednesday.