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Rochester students will attend free Eastman School Concerts

Rochester students will attend free Eastman School Concerts

January 19, 2016

Hundreds of Rochester City School District students, who may never have had the opportunity to attend a concert at the Eastman School of Music, now will, and for free.

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Are snowflakes truly unique, like you?

Are snowflakes truly unique, like you?

January 19, 2016

I stood outside for a while under a streetlight watching the giant Lake-Effect snow blobs fall — and I got to thinking about the physics of snowflakes.

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inspireDANCE festival kicks off Jan. 27

inspireDANCE festival kicks off Jan. 27

January 15, 2016

Choreographer Jane Comfort’s provocative contemporary dance/theatre piece, “Beauty,” takes a close look at the American notion of female perfection.

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Connections: Second Opinion LIVE! – Let’s get physical

Connections: Second Opinion LIVE! – Let’s get physical

January 15, 2016

We’re focusing on how to determine which kinds of exercise are right for you. We discuss age, health conditions, and more.

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Local doctors, scientists excited to make cancer research a national priority

Local doctors, scientists excited to make cancer research a national priority

January 14, 2016

Jonathan Friedberg, a doctor at the Wilmot Cancer Center said the fact the president wants to make cancer research a national priority is exciting.

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Rumor of gravitational wave discovery is just that, source says

Rumor of gravitational wave discovery is just that, source says

January 13, 2016

If you follow physics, you have likely heard the rumor by now: Physicists working with a pair of gigantic detectors have finally discovered gravitational waves.

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Listen: What is Norovirus?

Listen: What is Norovirus?

January 13, 2016

“This is a germ that’s notorious for causing what people call the stomach flu,” says Doctor Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital.

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An artist who wouldn’t let himself be penned in

An artist who wouldn’t let himself be penned in

January 11, 2016

The important difference in Bowie’s approach was that most new albums often brought with them a fresh persona — and also a change of musical style as well.

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The story behind David Bowie’s name change

The story behind David Bowie’s name change

January 11, 2016

It was a relatively normal practice at the time to take on a stage name, but Bowie took that tradition one step further: David Bowie wasn’t just a pseudonym.

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Slaughter to host U of R Pres. Joel Seligman at State of the Union

Slaughter to host U of R Pres. Joel Seligman at State of the Union

January 8, 2016

Congresswoman Louise Slaughter says that University of Rochester President Joel Seligman will be her guest in Washington, D.C. next Tuesday for President Obama’s State of the Union Address.

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