Stargazing: Lehi museum partners with NASA to teach about Webb telescope images

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NASA reveled four new images Tuesday taken by the James Webb Telescope. This image shows the Carina nebula. The Hutchings Museum Institute in Lehi, selected by NASA to be an official Webb events host, held an event on Saturday to celebrate the first images from the telescope, (NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI) Estimated read time: … Read more

China growth hopes rest on troubled local government financing vehicles

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If the Chinese government is able to reach its economic growth target of 5.5 per cent this year, it will be due in part to retail investors such as Jane Song. In May, Song invested Rmb200,000 ($29,600) in a fixed-income wealth management product issued by a local government financing vehicle in eastern Shandong province. A … Read more

Study proves COVID outbreak originated at Wuhan food market, Utah researcher says

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In this Jan. 31, 2021 photo, a security guard waves for journalists to clear the road after a convoy carrying the World Health Organization team entered the Huanan Seafood Market. New research found that the Huanan foods market in Wuhan, China served as the epicenter for the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in late 2019, a study co-authored … Read more

Why rising inflation means you should ditch supermarkets for your local farmers market

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Let’s face it: Groceries are a lot more expensive than they used to be. The cost of eating at home has increased by 12.2% since June 2021, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Price Index (CPI). That’s part of an overall 10.4% increase to the cost of food, which also includes the … Read more

What is fueling inflation and how is it impacting Utah’s economy and job market?

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A “Now Hiring” sign is pictured outside Staker Parson in Salt Lake City on July 13. Utah’s economy is running strong, for now, but how will inflation and a looming recession impact the economy? (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s employment summary for the month of June … Read more

Monkeypox spreading in ‘cluster events,’ but vaccines can help stop it, local health officials say | CNN

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CNN  —  The monkeypox virus has spread quickly in clusters across the United States – at certain music festivals, pool parties and bathhouses – and now public health officials in areas with a lot of infections want more vaccines made available to help control transmission, which appears to happen when people touch intimately, skin to … Read more

Where is monkeypox in Michigan? Here’s a map of cases and everything you should know about symptoms

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According to Michigan health officials, there are currently 19 confirmed cases in the state as of Wednesday. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is tracking these cases and is making information about them public. Most cases are in Wayne County, with one case in the county and four in Detroit. According to the … Read more