Editorial: New art center design is a better fit for historic district
03/04/2014 03:51 PM MST
The Kimball Art Center has returned from the drawing board with a fresh design for its ambitious expansion plan. Read more...
Editorial: Arizona legislative fiasco offers cautionary tale for Utah
02/28/2014 04:08 PM MST - Unlike previous sessions, this year the Utah Legislature seems to be avoiding so-called "message bills. Read more...
Kimball Art Center, bowing to criticism, scales back expansion design
Renowned architect scraps an earlier concept, still sees 'striking' addition
The Kimball Art Center on Monday made public reworked designs for its expansion, opting for a scaled-backed concept by a renowned European architect Read more...
Rejoice, spoon-lickers: Eating raw dough unlikely to cause salmonella.
Not long ago, I made a marble pound cake. Marble pound cake requires making a vanilla batter, adding chocolate to half of it, and then swirling the batters together in a pan. This meant that once my loaf pan was in the oven, I had two bowls and two spoons coated in sweet, egg-y batter. […] Full Story
'Cosmos' aims to raise our gaze heavenward
How big is the cosmos? This is both a central question of "Cosmos," the Seth MacFarlane-produced, Neil deGrasse Tyson-hosted reboot of Carl Sagan's widely watched and beloved 1980 miniseries investigating and elucidating our knowledge about the universe, and a question of Fox's, which is premiering the new version on all 10 of its channels this Sunday night, in hopes that an educational program about stars, history, evolution and the universe can once again become a zeitgeist-capturing, hugely rated television event. Full Story