Brian Switek

Dec. 26, 2014

2014 Science Year in Review

From the Ebola outbreak to the Rosetta mission to a comet, a look at the biggest science stories of the year.

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Apr. 19, 2013

Utah’s Fossil Finds Describe an Ancient World

A panel of paleontology experts describes some of Utah’s ancient treasures.

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