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Mother and Child

A young rural family invites photographer Nicolas Benner to document its joys and burdens.

Outdoors and Active

What does it take to make a public park exercise-friendly?

Directional Discourse

An MU social scientist charts Big Data's impact on contemporary communications.

Artist in Residence

Via performance and installation, Cherie Sampson inhabits the art she creates.

New and Now

Sensitive Creatures

An anatomical reason why it’s not safe to go in the water.

Beneficial Bliss

Happily married couples feel better about aging.

D for Diabetes

For some young people, correcting vitamin D deficiencies may make diabetes less likely.

Fear and Loving

Might pondering the inevitable lead us toward common ground?

Born to Run

Thirty-six reasons why some rodents are more into exercise.

Cry Babies

Fatigued parents want answers. Even wrong answers.

Rollover Relief

How a phone-based technology is tackling a farm-based hazard.

Talk During Wartime

Why the digital-communications revolution is giving our far-away warriors even more to worry about.


Ben PuttlerInsect Inspector

In the quest for parasitoids, Ben Puttler leaves no leaf unturned.