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New 3D microbatteries stand up to industry standard thin-film counterparts

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The thin-film lithium-ion batteries used in microdevices such as portable and medical electronics may supply a good amount of...

Hubble Space Telescope spots double quasars in merging galaxies

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope is seeing double, uncovering two very close pairs of quasars that existed 10 billion years...

Illinois composer’s new work, performed by the Jupiter String Quartet, depicts pandemic experience

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — New music by composer Stephen Andrew Taylor conveys the experience of the coronavirus pandemic, and it also represents the structure...

Connecting a virus to cancer – in sea lions

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – I distinctly remember the first day I saw the images proving our hypothesis about the connection between a herpesvirus...

University of Illinois Students Remember Atlanta Spa Shooting Victims

Editor’s note: This story was reported by University of Illinois journalism student Gwyn Skiles, with coverage coordinated by College Of Media journalism...

Partisan media sites may not sway opinions, but erode trust in mainstream press

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Popular wisdom suggests that the internet plays a major role in shaping consumers’ political attitudes in the U.S., and...

Illinois poet’s new work uses Gettysburg battlefield to reflect on race, national identity

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Poet Christopher Kempf’s new collection of poems, “What Though the Field Be Lost,” reflects on issues of race, national identity,...

Study: Rapid bulk-testing for COVID-19 key to reopening universities

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper co-written by a team of University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign business professors shows that rapid bulk-testing for...

Machine learning helps spot gait problems in individuals with multiple sclerosis

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Monitoring the progression of multiple sclerosis-related gait issues can be challenging in adults over 50 years old, requiring a...

Fast-acting, color-changing molecular probe senses when a material is about to fail

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Materials that contain special polymer molecules may someday be able to warn us when they are about to fail,...

Illinois researchers to digitally preserve history of live musical performances, including Krannert Center events

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A project to preserve the history of live musical performances and the relationship between live music and communities will...

Women, minority representation on Illinois corporate boards lags, study says

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new report from a team of University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign labor experts shows women and nonwhite minorities remain...

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[Urbana] Garden with the Urbana Park District

Organic Gardens: Community Gardens In Meadowbrook Park Garden at the oldest local organic community gardens! Since 1975, the Meadowbrook...

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

Mark your calendars for 13 THURSDAYS in campustown, every Thursday from May 20 through August 12, presented by JSM Living. Explore campustown all...

Champaign Public Library, 200 W Green St – Downtown

STARTING MARCH 29, we are expanding hours and services. We will stay open evenings, offer meeting room reservations, and provide seating throughout...

[Champaign] Free Mask Pickup for Individuals & Businesses

A large donation of masks has created an opportunity for individuals and businesses to access these masks at no cost.