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Salt-Loving Microbes Make Vivid, Massive Abstract Art
For the latest addition to his stunning salt production series, photographer Tom Hegen ventured to Utah’s Great Salt Lake.
by Gemma Tarlach
Resurrecting the Spudnut, America's Forgotten Halloween Treat
Bake the recipe remnant of a potato doughnut empire that once stretched from the United States to Japan.
by Diana Hubbell
Three Headstones in American Military Cemeteries Bear Swastikas
But not for much longer.
by Matthew Taub
Utah's Great Salt Lake Could Hold Clues to Life on Mars
The mineral mirabilite is the key.
by Isaac Schultz
The Great Salt Lake's Mercury Mystery
A bunch of toxic mercury is suddenly missing from the bottom.
by Kelsey Kennedy