Suzi Montgomery http://upr.org en Coyote Controversy on Friday's Science Questions http://upr.org/post/coyote-controversy-fridays-science-questions <p></p><p></p><p>Coyotes are the most abundant predator in America. Today we talk about the controversial K9 and it’s perseverance in the West and question the force of human kind and nature.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:17:32 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 19296 at http://upr.org Coyote Controversy on Friday's Science Questions Aché Indians Focus of New Book on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/ach-indians-focus-new-book-science-questions <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Archeological data suggests the&nbsp;Aché&nbsp;Indians lived and hunted throughout the Atlantic&nbsp;rainforest in Paraguay for thousands of years. Now they are cornered near a shrinking&nbsp;region of the endangered forest, rich in biodiversity and hosts several species threatened&nbsp;with extinction. One Salt Lake resident worked with the tribe. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 21:45:35 +0000 Suzi Montgomery & Sheri Quinn 17409 at http://upr.org Aché Indians Focus of New Book on Science Questions Downwinders http://upr.org/post/downwinders <p>There isn't anyone in the U.S. who isn't a downwinder. In collaboration with local artists, Utah state history, and City Academy Charter School, Higher Ground Learning, a creative learning center for youth and 5 teenagers, explored nuclear testing, power and waste from their classroom and from their camp-out in the Utah West Desert, one of the areas hardest hit by the nuclear fall-out.</p><p></p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 23:56:05 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 16230 at http://upr.org Nature and the Cognitive Brain on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/nature-and-cognitive-brain-science-questions <p></p><div>Science Questions presents new research at Utah State University on climate change in Utah, a new study on the effects of nature on infants, and then SQ radio presents a story that traces the moon landing to find out about the mysterious &quot;moon tree.&quot;&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 17:18:21 +0000 Suzi Montgomery & Sheri Quinn 11705 at http://upr.org Nature and the Cognitive Brain on Science Questions City Academy Students Explore Groups in Society on AU Friday http://upr.org/post/city-academy-students-explore-groups-society-au-friday <p></p><div>As school days edge closer, producers Sheri Quinn and Suzi Montgomery present this special archival program, a compilation of previously aired youth produced stories from Utah teens from City Academy Charter School in Salt Lake City. &nbsp;We learn about one teen&#39;s gang life, what a boiler maker is, and one teen&#39;s perspective on polygamy. &nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 17:04:14 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 11704 at http://upr.org City Academy Students Explore Groups in Society on AU Friday Morals, Farming, and Hydraulic Fracturing on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/morals-farming-and-hydraulic-fracturing-science-questions <p>Science Questions profiles two farmers living on opposite sides of the country, but whom are both profoundly impacted by the oil and gas industry. Science Questions goes to the heart of farm land in Ohio and Utah, where natural gas extraction and farming collide.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 16:00:51 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 11405 at http://upr.org Morals, Farming, and Hydraulic Fracturing on Science Questions Recovery and Addiction in Teens Part 3 on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/recovery-and-addiction-teens-part-3-science-questions <p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">Science Questions is part three in a series on teens and addiction. This episode &nbsp;presents a new education trend geared toward treating and educating youth who struggle with addiction. These &quot;Recovery Schools&quot; are blooming across the nation, healing students and giving them a second chance at life and graduation. &nbsp;The program features students from Valley High School in Salt Lake, and discuss the stigma of the school, and how they got an education that helped them grow there.</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 17:13:35 +0000 Suzi Montgomery & Sheri Quinn 8806 at http://upr.org Recovery and Addiction in Teens Part 3 on Science Questions Addiction and Recovery in Teens on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/addiction-and-recovery-teens-science-questions <p>Today we feature a full hour of Science Questions, discussing the growing problem of teen drug use. From Marajuana&nbsp;to Oxycontin, teens tell their stories of addiction, rehabilitation, and growth. We hear from psychologists and non-professionals alike.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 16:52:40 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 8472 at http://upr.org Conservation in Utah and Beyond on Science Questions http://upr.org/post/conservation-utah-and-beyond-science-questions <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">Sheri Quinn and Suzi Montgomery talk to the past and current members of the Conservation Corps. From the time of the Great Depression on, Americans have been actively engaged in conserving the wilderness for future generations. The duo talks to past members of the corps, teaching their experiences and telling their stories, along with how newcomers are changing the landscape today. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 17:31:59 +0000 Suzi Montgomery & Sheri Quinn 8099 at http://upr.org Conservation in Utah and Beyond on Science Questions In the State of Mental Breakdown, Part II http://upr.org/post/state-mental-breakdown-part-ii <p>Today Science Questions presents Part II of the series &quot;In the State of Mental Breakdown,&quot; a profile of the mental healthcare crisis in Salt Lake County that mirrors what is happening across the nation.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 21:02:54 +0000 Sheri Quinn & Suzi Montgomery 7794 at http://upr.org In the State of Mental Breakdown, Part II