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New study shows how oxygen transfer is altered in diseased lung tissue

 A multidisciplinary team of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed tiny sensors that measure oxygen transport in...

How should we talk about our relative risk for COVID-19?

A key message coming through about COVID-19 is that older folks face much greater danger. But what might that suggest to the...

Illinois students honored with Goldwater scholarships

University of Illinois juniors Sriyankari Chitti and William Lyon were awarded Barry M. Goldwater scholarships for their potential to contribute to the advancement of...

How to foster children’s learning while sheltering at home

Parents sheltering at home with their kids sometimes struggle to foster their children’s continued engagement with learning. Eva Pomerantz, a professor of psychology at the...

Paper: Timely preventative efforts better than mitigation during early stages of outbreak

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — During the early stages of an infectious disease outbreak, channeling resources toward the prevention of disease spread through testing,...

Is it safe to fly during the coronavirus pandemic?

What kinds of health screening measures, if any, have been put into place in U.S. airports? Given the long asymptomatic incubation time...

Physical force alone spurs gene expression, study reveals

Cells will ramp up gene expression in response to physical forces alone, a new study finds. Gene activation, the first step...

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[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...

[Urbana] Teens Only FRESH Hangout Zones

Friday June 24, 3-5:30 pmBlair Park (Meet at Pavilion) Urbana Park District is hosting FRESH Hangout Zones just for teens this...

[Urbana] Play Days in the Park

Select Thursdays, 5:30-7 pm All Ages & AbilitiesThe Urbana Park District Staff will be bringing the fun to YOU on select Thursday evenings...