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Tiny cupid proof that BYU students love nanotechnology

by BYU News | Everything Else

Got a “little crush” on someone this Valentine’s Day? Maybe you’ve been hit by a little arrow belonging to ...


Mormon football star "Ziggy" Ansah completes unlikely journey to the top in football

by BYU News | Saints & Sports

A member of the 2013 BYU graduating class, Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah wanted to march in next week's graduation ...

Professor discusses repentance and the miracle of forgiveness at BYU Devotional

by BYU News | What We Believe

Michael Dunn, an associate professor in the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Science, spoke to s...


New BYU Study Suggests Secondhand Cigarette Smoke Causes Weight Gain

by BYU News | News from Utah

New research is challenging the decades-old belief that smoking cigarettes helps keep you slim. A BYU study...


Ever heard a Utahn say 'mountain'?

by BYU News | News from Utah

It’s no secret that Utahns tend to drop the T in words like “mountain.” In fact, they’ve become notorious f...

BYU Redd Center collecting stories of Provo Tabernacle, downtown Provo

by BYU News | News from Utah

The College of Family, Home and Social Sciences and The Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham ...

Disease outbreaks trackable with Twitter, BYU study says

by BYU News | Everything Else

This flu season you’ve probably seen a number of friends on social media talking about symptoms. New resear...


Christianity in Lord of the Rings: Would Easter fly on Middle Earth?

by BYU News | Opinions & Features

Without a single chapel on Middle Earth, one might assume that religion has no place in The Lord of the Rin...


BYU study: Profanity in TV and video games linked to teen aggression

by BYU News | Arts & Entertainment

While it’s been long established that watching violent scenes increases aggression levels, a new study in t...


Broadway's Lea Salonga makes Utah debut at BYU Sept. 2

by BYU News | Arts & Entertainment

Lea Salonga, Tony Award-winning Broadway star of “Miss Saigon” and “Les Misérables,” will present her Utah ...