February 15, 2010
From left, Carlie Burke, 10, and Emma Day, 7, examine an educational X-ray during the YouZeum's "Doctor Day" on Monday. The all-day event was offered for children because of schools closing in observance of President's Day. "These days are a mixer of educational stuff with a lot of fun," YouZeum educator Maria Fischer said.
Air enters the mannequin's chest as Emma Day, 7, tries to revive the doll. "He's not breathing!" she shouts. Emma and her friends participated in "Doctor Day," YouZeum's School's Out program, on Monday while school was closed in observance of President's Day. Elementary and middle schools will be also closed Friday for a teacher workday, so the YouZeum will host another event called "Science is Everywhere."
York, Pa., YMCA member Caleb J. Tuten dives at the start of the second heat of the 200-meter breaststroke at the Missouri Grand Prix on Saturday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
Ryan Lochte swims the 100-meter backstroke final Saturday in the Missouri Grand Prix.
Ryan Lochte, front, pushes off for the 100-meter backstroke finals Saturday during the fourth annual Missouri Grand Prix at the Mizzou Aquatics Center.
In February 2010, Wiley Miller, Boone County Muleskinner president, speaks before the meeting with the Fourth Ward City Council candidates at Stamper Commons on the Stephens College campus.
Fourth Ward City Council candidates, from the left, Daryl Dudley, Rick Buford, Sarah Read and Tracy Greever-Rice speak in front of the Muleskinners at Stamper Commons on Friday.
Sarah Read, candidate of the Fourth Ward City Council, answers a question for Herbert K. Tillema at Stamper Commons on the Stephens College campus on Friday.
February 14, 2010
Mission Viejo swimmer Chloe Sutton swims to win the bronze medal in the women's 200-meter butterfly at the Missouri Grand Prix on Sunday. Sutton finished out the Grand Prix with five medals, three of them gold.
Missouri swimmer Kimberly Jasmer receives her silver medal for her 56.58-second swim, just behind U.S. National Team member Amanda Weir (center) at 56.19 seconds, in the women's 100-meter freestyle event at the Missouri Grand Prix on Sunday.
Members of the Davie Nadadores Swim Team pose as they wait to receive medals for both first and second place in the men's 400-meter freestyle relay at the Missouri Grand Prix on Sunday.
Davie Nadadores Swim Team member James C. Moore competes in the men's 200-meter butterfly race on Sunday. Moore placed 17th overall, and first in his heat.
Missouri swimmer Kimberly Jasmer dives into the pool to start the women's 100-meter freestyle championship race at the Missouri Grand Prix on Sunday. Jasmer won second place in the race.
Lithuanian swimmer Vytautas Janusaitis swims in the championship final heat for the men's 200-meter backstroke at the Missouri Grand Prix on Sunday. Janusaitis placed fourth overall in the race.
Swimmers at the Missouri Grand Prix warm up on Sunday night in the pool before the finals round of races begins.
Rugby has been compared to a combination of American football and soccer.
Carl Edwards stands on pit road during a delay of more than an hour and a half in the Daytona 500.
University of Missouri swimmer Vito Cammisano competes in the men's 1500-meter freestyle preliminary on Sunday in the Missouri Grand Prix.
St. Louis Rockwood Swim Club members Patrick Vega, 14, and Sean Feher, 16, cheer on teammate Lauren Votava during the women's 200-meter butterfly on Sunday. Both are participating in their first Missouri Grand Prix.