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22 min ago | Science Blog
A new study from the University of Iowa finds that sometimes, leaders don't need to be transformational to lead a highly productive group.
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
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4 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha
The University of Iowa says the Federal Emergency Management Agency will not require the school to purchase additional flood insurance after all.
6 hrs ago | The Gazette
The instruments he's built over his 55-year career are offering new clues to the universe as the crafts they ride hurtle through space.
Emily Deahr, a teen volunteer at Naper Settlement, is the recipient of the 2013 Copenhagen Schoolhouse Scholarship, established by Naperville residents Eve and Tom Hushek.
Under pressure to cut costs, state universities and lawmakers across the nation are going after one of the oldest traditions in the academic world: the professor's cherished sabbatical.
Devoted to sculpture, functional art and design , the fair known as SOFA CHICAGO celebrates two decades of business with a special program that debuted in 2013.
As predicted, the Iowa Board of Regents on Wednesday approved freezing tuition rates for resident undergraduates for the second straight year - the first time that's happened since 1975.
Go ahead and let your child get messy, say University of Iowa researchers: Letting children explore objects in the familiar setting of a high chair boosted their ability to identify the objects and remember their names.
A new study from the University of Iowa says that kids who do the most touching and tasting are better at learning and retaining words.
The criteria for becoming a UNESCO City of Literature, when boiled down, essentially deal with three elements: * The past: What sort of literary heritage does your city offer? In the case of Iowa City, pointing to the myriad exemplary writing programs at the University of Iowa and the many writers who have come through those programs and gone on ... (more)
Innovation has been a hallmark of American education since at least the time of Thomas Jefferson.
A Maryland 16-year-old, inspired by the death of a family friend, recently developed a rapid and inexpensive screening method using Google, Wikipedia and YouTube for certain cancers.
A University of Iowa researcher has discovered that a "Goldilocks" effect applies to the reproductive output of a tiny New Zealand snail-considered a troublesome species in many countries-that may one day help environmentalists control their spread.
AMES, Iowa - Iowa State University researchers think developing nanovaccines using a "systems" approach can revolutionize the prevention and treatment of diseases.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - An attorney for a man charged in the 1997 slaying of his wife in Iowa City says he hasn't decided whether to challenge his extradition from Minnesota.
According to a recent study out of the University of Iowa, binge drinking is harmful to students' critical-thinking skills only if a student has low critical-thinking skills to begin with.