In this edition of Cool Science Radio hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells welcome Dr. Derek Cheung, Vice President of Research for Rockwell International. Then it's Sean Callahan, co-author of The Big Data Driven Business : How to Use Big Data to Win Customers, Beat Competitors, and Boost Profits.
In this edition of The Mountain Life hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Guest co-host Chris Cherniak speak with the executive director of the Utah Avalanche Center, Paul Diegel. Then, it’s Sean Foy – with the Burst Workout. All that plus some wisdom on thriving after 50.
In this edition of This Green Earth, hosts Chris and Nell speak with Bryn Carey, owner of Ski Butlers here in town. Bryn just returned from a Climate Reality Conference where he became certified as a climate reality trainer. He'll describe what he learned and what steps he'll take with respect to climate change going forward.
Summit County Sheriff-elect Justin Martinez says he's putting the emphasis on training to hopefully avoid situations like the recent controversy and violence in Ferguson, Missouri. Rick Brough has more.
From compromised water quality in the Unita Basin, to medical waste incinerators in the Salt Lake Valley, to birth defects linked to the air Utahans breathe, the group Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment seeks to bring the issues to the people and the lawmakers of Utah. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The recent events in Ferguson, Missouri have drawn concern from law enforcement professional across the country, including Summit County. A controversial grand jury decision, and the protests and riots that followed, focused on the shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer.
In response to that, and similar incidents in Utah, there have been suggestions that officers wear body cameras. Pack City Police Chief Wade Carpenter said his department is already doing that. Rick Brough has more.