Into the Spider-Verse: A Giant Space Tarantula Was Captured by NASA’s Webb Telescope

In this mosaic image spanning 340 light-years, Webb’s near-infrared camera shows the star-forming region of the Tarantula Nebula in a new light. (NASA/ESA/CSA/STScI/Webb ERO Production Team) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes PASADENA, Calif. — A giant space tarantula has been captured by a Webb — NASA’s highly sensitive James Webb Space Telescope, that is. 161,000 … Read more

16 Uvalde fourth graders waited an hour with an injured teacher

Retired teachers Raul Noyola and Ofelia Noyola visit a memorial honoring the victims of the shooting at Robb Elementary School July 12 in Uvalde, Texas. (Eric Gay, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes UVALDE, Texas — Elsa Avila slithered to her phone, terrified as she held the bleeding side of her abdomen and tried … Read more

The jobs report should be hot and that could lead to an aggressive Fed

People enter a store along a busy Manhattan shopping street on December 10, 2021 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Job growth in August likely slowed from July’s blistering pace, but is still expected to have been quite strong, with widespread hiring across many sectors. Monthly jobs data is always important, but … Read more

Rose Bowl experience prepared Utes for Week 1 game against Florida

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — In case you haven’t heard, Utah has a big game against an SEC opponent to open the season. Yes, it also surprises us, but Utah will open its season against Florida on Saturday (5 p.m. MDT, ESPN) at The Swamp — a hostile environment where humidity … Read more

Inflation’s harsh realities exposed as Fed officials meet

Ash Hermanowski, head of food access and operations for the Jackson Cupboard, poses for a portrait Wednesday in Jackson Hole, Wyo.As the Federal Reserve’s annual economic symposium in Jackson Hole kicks off Thursday, some of the federal officials very problems are struggling with are all too visible. (Amber Baesler, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 6-7 … Read more

Finland asks the question: does a prime minister have the right to party?

Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin holds a press conference in Helsinki, Finland on Friday. Marin, who in December 2019 became Finland’s youngest ever prime minister, said on Friday she had taken a drug test “for her own legal protection” after a video of her was leaked. at his private party dancing and imitating the song. … Read more

Kohl’s has a mess of inventory on its hands

Kohl can’t get a break, and maybe he has only himself to blame. People walk near a Kohl’s department store in Doral, Florida on June 7. (Joe Raedle, Getty Images) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes NEW YORK — Kohl’s can’t seem to catch a break, and he may have only himself to blame. The department … Read more

Study proves COVID outbreak originated in Wuhan food market, Utah researcher says

In this photo from January 31, 2021, a security guard signals to reporters to clear the road after a convoy carrying the World Health Organization team entered the Huanan Seafood Market. New research has found that the Huanan Food Market in Wuhan, China, served as the epicenter of the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in late 2019, according … Read more