UW Researchers Explore Whether Smarter Animals Are Bigger Troublemakers

LARAMIE -- You have probably encountered a raccoon raiding the trash in your neighborhood, seen a rat scurrying through the subway or tried to...

More Than 1,000 of North America’s Most Endangered Amphibian Released Into Wild

ALBANY COUNTY -- Over a thousand Wyoming toads, North America’s most endangered amphibians, were released into the wild, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...

UW Researchers Study How to Improve Southern Sea Otters’ Chances of Survival

LARAMIE -- University of Wyoming researchers have been studying how best to bolster the southern sea otter population, which suffers from low genetic diversity...

Rare Ancient Tapir Fossil Discovered Near Kemmerer

KEMMERER -- A fossil discovered near Kemmerer, Wyoming, may be the first of its kind and is the largest mammal found to date in...
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UW Scientists Find Excess Mitochondrial Iron, Huntington’s Disease Link

LARAMIE-- Scientists at the University of Wyoming have found that mice engineered to have Huntington’s disease (HD) have an over-accumulation of iron in their...

UW Study: ‘Fatty Liver’ in Fetus Can Result in Childhood Obesity, Other Problems

LARAMIE -- New research published in the Journal of Physiology indicates that an obese pregnant mother and exposure to a high-fat, high-sugar diet during...

Beehavior: Extracting the Sweetness

ROCK SPRINGS -- Western Wyoming Community College will host an art exhibition inspired by bees from March 2nd to April 23rd, 2018, with a...

UW-Led Climate Study: Most of Last 11,000 Years Cooler Than Past Decade in North...

LARAMIE-- University of Wyoming researchers led a climate study that determined recent temperatures across Europe and North America appear to have few, if any,...

UW Researcher Leads Study of First Quantifiable Observation of Cloud Seeding

LARAMIE -- A University of Wyoming researcher contributed to a paper that demonstrated, for the first time, direct observation of cloud seeding -- from...

WWCC Will Host The 2018 Regional Science Fair, Judged By Local Scientific Experts

SWEETWATER COUNTY -- Western Wyoming Community College is pleased to invite Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) students, grades 6-12, to participate in the...

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