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Good Question: Your Human Body Questions Answered

It’s Friday, and Heather Brown went to the mailbag to answer some of your burning Good Questions about the human body.

09/20/2013

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Going Back To School For Science, Math Lessons

Science and Math can be tough for a lot of kids. Unless you’re really into it — like Mike Augustyniak, who eventually became a meteorologist. You also have to have a good teacher, which Augustyniak took on last week at Minnetonka High School.

09/12/2013

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The Works Museum Takes Hands-On Approach To Science

It often helps to better understand a subject or concept. A museum in Bloomington is focused on teaching kids about engineering through some very fun activities. When kids talk about what they want to be when they grow up, you typically don’t hear them say an engineer.

06/03/2013

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Minnesota Teacher Of The Year On WCCO

Megan Olivia Hall made the local media rounds Monday after being chosen as the 2013 Minnesota Teacher of the Year!

05/06/2013

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U Of M Research ‘Identifies’ A Cause Of Breast Cancer

Scientists at the University of Minnesota say they’ve made a breakthrough when it comes to what causes many cases of breast cancer.

02/06/2013

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Professionals To Students: Math & Science Are Important

Whether it was in a challenging math class or a science lab, students have often asked themselves: Why am I learning this?

01/08/2013

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Curious Look From Curiousity

Curiosity takes a first look around Mars and sends the video back to Earth. Check it out.

08/09/2012

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Minn. Student’s Science Fair Entry Gains National Attention

A Champlin Park senior’s award-winning research may bring treatment for a disorder that affects millions of us.

05/22/2012

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Guide To Science, Tech, Engineering & Math (STEM) For Kids

If you’ve got a little scientist or engineer on your hands like I do, then by all means, continue to stimulate their neurons by treating them to one of these fun and educational destinations. Each of these museums will indulge your little Einstein’s creative notions with lots of hands-on exhibits.

02/24/2012

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Check Out The Andromeda Galaxy

This time of year it’s possible to see the Andromeda Galaxy, the next door neighbor to our home Milky Way Galaxy nearly overhead around 8 p.m.

11/15/2011

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U Of M Plans To Accept More Science, Math Students

The University of Minnesota plans to accept more science and engineering students and also scrutinize its graduate programs.

10/15/2011

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11-Year-Old Scholar Studies At ‘U Of M’

Most people enter college as a teenager with the hope of graduating in four to five years, but in that same time span, one University of Minnesota freshman will be getting his driver’s license.

10/14/2011

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Robot Team Part Of STEM Day At The Fair

Thursday at the Minnesota State Fair is not just Thrifty Thursday. It’s also a time to celebrate creativity and science.

08/25/2011

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Huge Magnets Delivered To ‘U Of M’ To Help Aid Research

The University of Minnesota attracted an enormous delivery Wednesday — 39,000 pounds of magnets.

08/24/2011

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Chimp Attack Victim Shows Her Face

Remember the woman who was attacked by a Chimpanzee and had her face violently ripped apart? It’s been two years, see the face she has now.

08/11/2011

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