Winter 2010
Tuesday, March 16, 2010

BYU research has identified a naturally occurring compound that improves skin health, and the university has licensed the technology to Provo-based Nu Skin Enterprises, the $1.3 billion global anti-aging personal care and nutritional products company.
Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Nathan Clement is still a few courses away from earning a bachelor’s degree, but he’s already credited with a significant advance in the field of DNA sequencing.
Thursday, February 25, 2010

BYU Microbiologist helped discover a cellular machine some plants use to get food from bacteria.
Friday, January 15, 2010

Scientists have long puzzled over how iguanas, a group of lizards mostly found in the Americas, came to inhabit the isolated Pacific islands of Fiji and Tonga. For years, the leading explanation has been that progenitors of the island species must have rafted there, riding across the Pacific on a mat of vegetation or floating debris. But new research in the January issue of The American Naturalist suggests a more grounded explanation.
Thursday, January 14, 2010

Microscopic nematode worms can be a potent organic insecticide, killing crop-raiding bugs without harming plants or beneficial insects and without the environmental side effects of chemicals.