Science & Health

World Robot Olympiad national champions in the Open Senior category are (L-R in front) Charles Liu of Canton, and James Xue and Christopher Geng, both of Northville. With them are Lawrence Technological University Professor CJ Chung, national director of WRO, and Thomas Goulding, chair of LTU’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. (LTU photo)

Canton And Northville Students Heading To World Robot Olympiad In Russia

A local team of three high school students will be representing the United States at the World Robot Olympiad in Russia.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2014

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Study: Excerise May Help Breast Cancer Patients Keep The Disease Away

The study looked at pre and post-diagnosis physical activity levels in more than 1,700 breast cancer patients between the ages of 20 and 74.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2014

Sneezing And Your Nose

Although it seems to be a basic bodily function, it is actually a complicated process involving muscles from many different areas of the body.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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All About Leonardo Da Vinci

Da Vinci had the brains to match his drawing talents and created inventions ranging from a helicopter to waterwheels

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Acehnese people run shortly after a powerfull earthquake hit western coast of Sumatera in Banda Aceh on April 11, 2012. A massive earthquake struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island, US and Indonesian monitors reported, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. (Credit: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images)

An Earthquake Education

As history has proven, earthquakes are one of the most destructive natural disasters. Engineers and scientists study them to determine how, where and why they happen to reduce the damage they can cause.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

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Detroit Salt Mines

Today, the mine mostly supplies businesses with rock salt for use in products that melt ice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

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How To Grow A Greener Home

On this first day of spring, consider some greener landscape alternatives this growing season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2012

In this handout photo provided by NASA, a Solar and Heliospheric Observatory image shows Region 486 that unleashed a record flare last week (lower left) November 18, 2003 on the sun.

Solar Flares

The burst or wave that results from the flare is a coronal mass ejection or scientists simply call it CME.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

C.J. Walker (www.africawithin.com)

Women’s History Month: Madame C.J. Walker

Today’s National Women’s History Month subject is entrepreneur Madame C.J. Walker, who launched a viable business in the 1890s, during a time when women couldn’t even vote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

Maple trees have been tapped in the "traditional" way to harvest maple syrup. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Maple Sugaring in Michigan

Michigan is the seventh largest producer of maple syrup.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

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