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Who wins and who loses in MLB labor dispute?

For the first time since the mid-1990s, the MLB season will have regular-season games canceled over a labor dispute. Michael LeRoy, an expert...

Can pet dogs be infected with coronavirus?

On Feb. 6, a team led by pathobiology professor Ying Fang, a virologist at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, diagnosed a pet dog in Chicago...

NPR: What’s your attachment style? Take this quiz to find out

How do you feel when your partner doesn't respond to your text right away? Is it easy for you to express your...

What explains the continuing appeal of Super Bowl advertisements?

NBC, the network broadcasting Super Bowl LVI, has sold every in-game time slot for advertisements, including multiple spots for a record-high $7...

How can Illinois address the problem of PFAS pollution?

Editor’s note: Following action by the federal Environmental Protection Agency, the state of Illinois is investigating the occurrence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl...

How vulnerable to inflation are the finances of older adults?

With consumer prices rising at the fastest pace in almost four decades, older adults face the risk of having their retirement income...

What are the consequences for US interests in Russia-Ukraine conflict?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign political science professor Nicholas Grossman is the author of “Drones and Terrorism: Asymmetric Warfare and the Threat to Global Security”...

How do we define what happened on Jan. 6, 2021?

The Cline Center for Advanced Social Research’s Coup D’état Project categorized the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, as an attempted...

Penn-led nonprofit helps students with career advancement

Minakshi Mangal, a senior at the Wharton School and social media analyst of HowToStudent, discusses the platform’s mission of assisting high school...

BBC: The surprising psychology behind mastering a new skill

It's easy to believe that elite performers like Serena Williams or Simone Biles must be naturals who possess a gift that can't...

Does our place in society influence how we respond to COVID-19 protocol?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign electrical and computer engineering professor Lav Varshney is a co-author of a new study that explores how social capital influences choices regarding COVID-19 mitigation...

How can we identify, respond to pandemic-triggered mental health crises?

Editor’s note: Tara L. Powell is a professor of social work at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who researches the impact of disasters on youths, health...

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