It is one of the most mysterious bodies of water on the planet. Within the Great Salt Lake, only brine shrimp, bacteria and algae can survive the harsh, saline waters. Surrounding the shoreline, however, are some of the world's most pristine, ecologically diverse wetlands, which are home to millions of world class migratory birds.
Honest, real, personal. Nathan's Story reveals a teenager's life that is interrupted by an unplanned pregnancy and shows how a young father balances his dreams for the future with the daunting demands of a family.
The Journey Home: Stories from Hospice, examines the hospice model through the intimate, candid stories of five Utah hospice patients and their families as they embark on their final journey, with the compassionate help of local hospice workers.
At one time in the dark reaches of American mining history, determined forces were locked in battle for the very soul of the nation. It was a time when the fuse was lit, the blast was imminent, and the warning cry was offered: "fire in the hole."
On a timeless journey, the Green River has carved its way through the heart of the West. A life source for generations of Native Americans, its rushing waters were a boon for trappers and a mystery to explorers. But in the 21st century the Green River is being offered as the answer to so many national and regional questions, its very future is in doubt.
Utah's African-American voices, although few in number, profoundly influenced the course of Utah history since the early 1800s. Now, some 200 years later, as Utah prepares for its millennial milestone, a celebration of its immigrant people moves to the forefront.
It is one of the most mysterious creatures on earth. Linked to folklore and fairy tales, revered by Native Americans, and simultaneously feared by Western settlers through the ages, the wolf has endured the tests of mankind and now is rebuilding its natural niche in the wild.