December 2018

Arizona Trail
If you want to hit the trails, there is a new one you might want to check out soon.
Dec. 6, 2018
E. coli
Just before Thanksgiving, an E. coli outbreak led government officials to announce that romaine lettuce shouldn’t be eaten at all. FDA rules related to agricultural water standards were on the verge of being implemented, but they’ve been pushed back and compliance dates extended.
Dec. 6, 2018
Old West Ghost Town
Barry Goldwater is known for a lot of things.
Dec. 6, 2018
A pipe spills water pumped from an underground aquifer
Water, and whether we’ll have enough for the future, is front of mind for many Arizonans — especially those who are helping with the planning — including elected official, engineers and policy experts.
Dec. 6, 2018
baseball in the grass
It was a dark Wednesday for Arizona Diamondbacks fans, as the organization traded first baseman Paul Goldschmidt — inarguably the best player the team ever drafted.
Dec. 6, 2018
Waymo vehicle
You are one step closer to being able to hail a self-driving car here in the Valley.
Dec. 5, 2018
Sirena Rana Dufault At Tanner Trail, Grand Canyon
It doesn’t matter if you live in a small town or the big city, if you live in Arizona, you probably live close to hiking trails. But that doesn’t necessarily mean you feel comfortable on them. In the final installment of KJZZ;s series about hiking and diversity, we meet a woman who wants people from all walks of life to take a hike. <br><small><b><a href="http://kjzz.org/content/728202/solo-hiking-meet-women-who-go-it-alone" target="blank">Solo Hiking: Meet The Women Who Like To Go It Alone</a> →</small></b> <br><small><b><a href="http://kjzz.org/content/730823/hiking-disabilities-making-wilderness-accessible-everyone" target="blank"> Hiking With Disabilities: Making Wilderness Accessible To Everyone</a> →</small></b>
Dec. 6, 2018
couple multitasking on technology using tablet computer laptop and smartphone outside
More and more of us have smart TVs, appliances and other devices connected to the Internet of Things. A group of researchers and industry officials in Arizona and elsewhere is working on ways to shore up security on those devices and try to inoculate them from cyberattacks.
Dec. 4, 2018
rainforest flower
Health in Harmony is a planetary health organization. The folks there work on improving our planet’s biodiversity and health, and they do it using some less than obvious solutions. Case in point: In Borneo. For the last decade, they’ve been tackling deforestation by providing healthcare for the families and communities living around the rain forest.
Dec. 4, 2018
A pipe spills water pumped from an underground aquifer
As water managers and state officials across the Southwest get closer to nailing down a deal on the future of the Colorado River’s water, a new study shows another source of water may not be assured in the future.
Dec. 4, 2018

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