Colonizing Mars: the ultimate doomsday prep

Mobile, Science & Tech

Elon Musk, billionaire, scientist and CEO of SpaceX intends to send two crewed crafts to the planet Mars to create a self-sustaining civilization by 2022. “The launch cost, you may […]

Celebrating 50 years in sales education

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Weber State University’s Professional Sales department, the first of its kind in the United States, celebrated its 50th anniversary February 27. Since its formation in 1968, WSU’s professional sales program […]

Artificial Intelligence: Humanity’s greatest threat?

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According to several scientists, innovators and other technology experts, robots may be what exterminates humanity in the end of times. Whether they hunt us down and exterminate us, like in […]

Event helps emphasize importance of women in STEM

Science & Tech

Teams of parents and their daughters spent Nov. 18–19 learning to problem solve and work together to find creative engineering solutions. The 6th annual Parent-Daughter Engineering Day was held at […]

Calling all future women engineers

Campus Events, Davis Campus, Science & Tech

The focus of Weber State University’s annual Parent-Daughter Engineering Day is to bring in successful female engineers to encourage seventh- and eighth-grade girls with an interest in engineering. Taking place […]

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Students and faculty gathered in the Hetzel-Hoellein room at the library to hear author Thomas Haigh speak about his coauthored book “ENIAC in Action: Making and Remaking the Modern Computer.” […]

Lieutenant governor discusses STEM to STEAM: ‘We need policy’

Above the Scroll, Academics, Politics, Utah

Education is a hot topic in politics in Utah, especially in relation to the growing push for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and art education in the state. Lieutenant Governor Spencer […]