Throughout the unit, students learn creative thinking tools that enable them to see everyday problems in new and different ways.
The observatory, which is open to the public on Thursdays, will close until March after its last public nights of the season: Nov. 10 and Nov 17.
Twenty-five to 30 percent of adults are deficient in vitamin D, which plays a larger role in overall health than people once knew, health experts say. Here's what you should know.
In her third game playing for the Cougars, freshman Tierney Seifert scored seven points Monday against Lyon College. The team improved to 3-0 with the 71-53 victory.
After a first-round bye, the Cougars are set to play Park University in the second round of the American Midwest Conference tournament. Columbia College beat the Pirates 1-0 in a regular season AMC contest in October.
Hancock died in his sleep on Sunday at his home in Springfield. He was 82.
Hundreds of residents have been left wondering what will become of their homes, which a federal agency said violate federal regulations by encroaching on land belonging to the hydroelectric project.
Heavyweight boxing great Joe Frazier died Monday night at age 67 after a brief battle with liver cancer. His fights against Muhammad Ali are among the classics in the sport.
The Cougars beat the Scots 93-39 on Monday night to improve to 2-0 this season.
Former state and U.S. Representative Mel Hancock died Monday. Hancock was known for his conservative economic and social stances.
A new program will help people track down the life insurance policies of relatives who have died.
The Missouri State Emergency Management Agency said the test is a good reminder for people to replace supplies in their emergency kits.
The misdemeanor charge against Willson Nixon, 21, was dismissed because of a lack of evidence.
Up to 20,000 photos scattered by the May 22 tornado have yet to be returned to their owners, but some have been claimed via a Facebook page called the Lost Photos of Joplin.
The typical U.S. household headed by a person age 65 or older has a net worth 47 times greater than a household headed by someone under 35, according to an analysis of census data released Monday.
Lisa Henning, a sophomore outside hitter, helped lead the Tigers to back-to-back wins against Kansas and Baylor.
Some legislators have spoken of the harmful nature of term limits, which are said to cause problems including a lack of trust and experience in the legislature.
Proponents of the plan want to eliminate the tax source that brings in 65 percent of Missouri’s revenue.
Concerns about who is going to pay for Missouri's move to the Southeastern Conference has sparked conversation in the statehouse.
Local and national retailers plan to offer new SEC merchandise to Missouri fans.