Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings were also announced at a news conference at NASA Headquarters in Washington.
State and county officials say NASA has its eye on a site about 10 miles south of Tooele for a new testing facility — and the site may have a competitive edge over others being considered in Texas, California and New York.
Cosette Jarrett, KSL.com Contributor | Posted
Feb 21st - 3:57pm
Investing in commodities and stocks can be an excellent way to amplify current savings, though the ins and outs of trading aren't necessarily common knowledge. Here are six apps to help you ease into investing and generate additional income for your savings.
Wilson Ring, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 10:32am
A nonprofit group co-founded by a University of Utah professor working to cure blindness in Nepal and other developing countries is one of eight semifinalists for a $100 million grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
With its usefulness in a plethora of fields, there are plenty of needs for tungsten. However, much of the material is mined outside of North America. That is, however, aside from one mine in Tooele County.
Provo-based smart home company Vivint recently ranked No. 22 on Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2017, joining industry giants Amazon, Google, Uber, Apple and Facebook.
Anick Jesdanun,, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 10th - 11:45am
Samsung is releasing two new "premium" Google Chromebooks that offer hardware and software improvements not available on most standard models. They borrow many features from Samsung's tablets, including a touch screen, a stylus and an Android app store to extend the app offerings.