Emma Penrod is a journalist based in rural Utah who covers science, technology, business and environmental health. She writes a weekly water politics newsletter at pactio.us/host/emma-penrod and Tweets about the latest science and industry news @EmaPen. When she's not writing, reading or researching, she's hunting sagebrush-scented air fresheners.
Lithium mining could be the next big thing.
The Great Salt Lake is continuously shrinking and that has lasting economic
Inside the brain implants currently controlling advanced robotics.
Due to the success of their (secret) warehouse, Backcountry is opening up
Proponents of a new blockchain technology say cryptocurrency will usher in a
Thanks to COVID, microschooling is on the rise and businesses need to
A not-so-insignificant proportion of Utah residents have advocated for Medicaid expansion since
Remote work would clean up our air, employ our rural communities, and
Move over Lehi. New companies want to be in the city.
Periods of economic recession often lead to a rise in solopreneurs.
If our companies and schools can’t make the transition to remote work
Utah, Sheri Gibb says, seems like it should be the perfect place
Researchers and academics say lust for money has corrupted Utah’s burgeoning stem
In pursuit of capital, ‘FemTech’ inventors look for appeal beyond narrow gender