State & Regional

Healthy Lifestyle
2:25 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

The Mountain Life - October 16, 2013

Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell, both Wall Street Journal reporters who wrote on the Lance Armstrong doping scandal as it was breaking,  talk about their just released new book: “Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever.” Then Jake Hutchinson, Avalanche Safety Expert joined to talk about snow science and snow safety. Finally, a conversation with Patty Chang Anker about her book,  “Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave."

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Environment
4:57 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

This Green Earth - October 15, 2013

Mary McIntyre and Mary Closser come in to talk about The Climate Reality Project and their role as Climate Reality Leaders. Then, we speak to Bernice Notenboom, the host of a new series on the Weather Channel called "Tipping Points." It premiers Saturday, Oct. 19. 

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Air Quality - Utah
3:46 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Utah's GOP Governor Appoints Clear-Air Team

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Gov. Gary Herbert is appointing 38 people to a Clean Air Action Team charged with taking a wide look at options to solve Utah's air pollution problem.

Officials say it goes beyond the job of Utah's Air Quality Board, which is adopting mandatory emissions cuts for everything from household products to industrial smokestacks.

Government action won't achieve federal air-quality standards until 2019 at the earliest. Herbert wants improvements sooner.

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Financials
5:00 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Mountain Money - October 14, 2013

Host Doug Wells, joined by guest host Barry Hanover, talk with Orly Lobel, author of "Talent Wants to be Free: Why We Should Learn to Love Leaks, Raids, and Free Riding." Next, Tom Karren, CEO of Mokimobility, an expert in mobile app operations. Finally, Susan McTiernan, associate dean for graduate programs in the Quinnipiac University School of Business, on what Janet Yellen's nomination to replace Ben Bernanke as head of the Federal Reserve means to women. 

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Technology
4:10 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Cool Science Radio - October 10, 2013

The first guest is Chris Johnson, Director, Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, School of Computing at University of Utah. Fusing advanced computing and visualization with biomedicine has earned Chris a prestigious award from the  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society. Then, David Epstein, author of "The Sports Gene:Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance.

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National Trickle-down
4:30 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Government Shutdown Hits Home In Summit County

As the first federal government shut-down in 17 years went into effect last week,  Summit County residents may wonder whether it will affect them on a local scale. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
2:10 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

The Mountain Life - October 9, 2013

Today in the program, we’ll talk comedy with Park City’s own Stacy Dymalski and Tony Oros, who have banded together in a new comedy act called Dueling Cheeses. Then we will speak with Shawnie and Travis Bray, directors of a new foundation that has just surfaced in Park City.  This is about Hereditary Colon Cancer and a fundraiser that features a 21 day commitment that every one of us can participate in. Then Dr. Brad Lester of Mtn Sage Natural Health about how naturopathic medicine has been brought into the national spotlight.

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Environment
3:57 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

This Green Earth - October 8, 2013

This week,  Carolyn Bollwerk from the Utah Society for Environmental Education is here to discuss USEE’s annual conference at Alta Ski Resort Oct. 24-26th. Then news items including how the federal government shutdown is impacting the environment.

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Financials
1:32 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Mountain Money - October 7, 2013

Hosts, Larry Warren and Doug Wells, have Todd Musting, co-author of "Getting To It: Accomplishing the Important, Handling the Urgent and Removing the Unnecessary". Next, Chett Boxly, of PuRRfect Solutions, a start up company that manufactures an environmentally friendly cat litter. Finally, Steven Wymer, Rustic Roasters. These  hand made s'mores sticks are crafted from reclaimed branches and natural shed antlers.

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Technology
2:34 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Cool Science Radio - October 3, 2013

On today's show, Lynn and John have Lauren Strachan in the studio. Lauren is a biomedical scientist whose specialty is stem cells. In the second half, author John Bradshaw, of "Cat Sense: How the New Feline Science Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet". This renowned anthrozoologist  takes us further into the mind of the domestic cat.

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