Health & Science

Health & Science
3:32 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Seven - What is Paper?

Health & Science
3:30 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Six - What is Air Pressure?

Health & Science
3:28 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Five - What is Ornithology?

Health & Science
3:18 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Four - What are Tornadoes?

Health & Science
3:13 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Three - What is Temperature?

Health & Science
3:09 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode Two - What is Radiation?

Health & Science
3:07 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Episode One - What is Sound?

Health & Science
11:54 am
Fri August 10, 2012

Extra swine precautions at fair

Keith Weller acquired from USDA ARS

The Monroe County Fair shut down its swine barn Tuesday after concerns about a potential flu outbreak among the animals and some people.  State Board of Animal Health spokesperson Denise Derrer says it’s not just Monroe County that’s prompted action at the State Fair.

Health & Science
11:25 am
Fri August 10, 2012

IYI: Impoverished students need breakfast, too

Scott Bauer acquired from USDA ARS

As child poverty in Indiana continues to increase, the Indiana Youth Institute is stressing the need for schools to offer breakfast programs.

Ten years ago, child poverty was in the single digits in Indiana.  It now sits at 22 percent. 

There are many ripple effects associated with the increase, including a growing number of students relying on school breakfast programs -- participation is up nearly 60% since 2005.

Still, Indiana Youth Institute President Bill Stanczykiewicz is concerned there are kids who aren’t getting a good breakfast.

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