News Clips for July 6, 2018

Broad interests reap benefits for science

We asked young scientists this question: How do broad interests benefit your science?

Thursday's Access Utah: Yellowstone's Supervolcano With Scientists Michael Poland And Jamie Farrell

Volcanoes have been much in the news of late, with eruptions in Hawaii, Guatemala, and most recently, in Bali. You may know that Yellowstone National Park sits on a “supervolcano,” 44 miles wide. An eruption of this caldera volcano, as scientists call it, is very unlikely, but potentially catastrophic.

What is more distracting: your car's dashboard or your cell phone? See how your vehicle ranks

Infotainment systems in vehicles are thought to be the safer alternative to using smartphones behind the wheel, but AAA tests found some are very distracting.