Latest University of Kansas Stories

2010-08-25 09:11:20

Using powerful lasers, Hui Zhao, assistant professor of physics and astronomy at the University of Kansas, and graduate student Lalani Werake have discovered a new way to recognize currents of spinning electrons within a semiconductor.

2010-07-22 06:25:00

Longer summers have improved the growth and survival of Colorado’s marmots, according to a decades-long study published today in the journal Nature.

2010-05-28 18:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is released on behalf of Dana and David Pump: Yahoo! Sports published an article Wednesday, May 26 regarding an investigation conducted by the University of Kansas into the unauthorized sale of tickets by certain campus employees.

2010-04-06 23:01:00

KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Sitting down on the job has its advantages.

2010-03-22 13:13:36

Study will help determine if sites linked to the massive orbs will be designated for preservation and promotion because of their 'outstanding value to humanity'.

2010-03-18 13:59:54

The history of students who copy homework from classmates may be as old as school itself. But in today’s age of lecture-hall laptops and online coursework, how prevalent and damaging to the education of students has such academic dishonesty become?

2010-03-03 15:53:00

BERWYN, Pa., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Planalytics, Inc. today announced the publication schedule for its 2010 crop yield forecasts for eight crops, beginning with its winter wheat forecast on March 26th.

2010-03-03 13:55:03

People who lie on online dating services likely are people-pleasers who want to present themselves in the most favorable light to get someone to like them — just as they would in face-to-face dating.

2010-01-25 14:25:00

A joint team from the University of Kansas and Northeastern University in China says that it has settled the long-standing question of how bird flight began.

2009-12-21 14:40:00

A group of University of Kansas researchers working with Chinese colleagues have discovered a venomous, birdlike raptor that thrived some 128 million years ago in China.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]