Skip to main content

What's new with Biology!

Epidemiologist Helping Bear River Health Department with COVID-19

Epidemiologist Helping Bear River Health Department with COVID-19

06/15/2020

Biology Professor and epidemiologist, Scott Bernhardt, is among Utah Medical Reserve Corps volunteers helping the Bear River Health Department gain control after the number of COVID-19 cases in the district surged to triple digits following an outbreak at...

Emeritus Biology Professor's publication recognized as #3 Top Pop Plants paper in 10th Anniversary Edition of PhytoKeys

Emeritus Biology Professor's publication recognized as #3 Top Pop Plants paper in 10th Anniversary Edition of PhytoKeys

06/10/2020

The species of conspicuous blood-red aloe growing along the roads of Somaliland, spectacular for its large clumps and sap, which once released, quickly turns from yellow to bright red and then to dark-red or reddish-brown, remained unknown to science unti...

Western Tanagers are passing through Cache Valley

Western Tanagers are passing through Cache Valley

05/28/2020

The overnight dusting of snow that northern Utah woke up to on May 23, was no surprise to the Western tanagers and the migratory birds have been “stacking up” in Cache Valley and attracting notice with their colorful feathers.