Fall 2014
Monday, December 01, 2014

Eating turkey on Thanksgiving could be good for more than one reason: new research has shown that good bacterium called strain 115, which can produce a life-saving antibiotic, is found in turkeys.
Thursday, November 06, 2014

From broad views of the valley to microscopic glimpses of mitochondria, BYU’s Life Sciences Building provides a new home for observing the grandeur of the living world.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Exercise science professor Iain Hunter (above left, #4) proves that BYU professors practice what they teach. Hunter recently placed first in the masters division of the St. George Marathon and fourth overall.
Monday, November 03, 2014

A BYU study finds that exposure to cigarette smoke can actually cause weight gain. But here’s the kicker: Secondhand smoke is the biggest culprit.
Monday, October 27, 2014

For decades, honeybees have been battling a deadly disease that kills off their babies (larvae) and leads to hive collapse. Now an undergraduate student at BYU has produced a natural way to eliminate the scourge.
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Dr. Roundy and a number of his students were funded with a group of universities and government research agencies for a project called SageSTEP. The research is a scientific approach to managing the somewhat threatened sagebrush steppe ecosystem, which covers millions of acres in the western U.S.
Thursday, October 02, 2014

Bryan Hopkins, a BYU professor of landscape management, is the researcher behind making BYU’s field capable of withstanding 300-pound stomping linemen, while also making it look beautiful.