Updated: 01/30/2014 - We run too hard, we fall down, we're sick -- all of this puts stress on the cells in our bodies. But in what's being called a breakthrough in regenerative medicine, researchers have found a way to make stem cells by purposely putting mature cells under stress.
Posted: 01/28/2014 - Google Glass's vision for its future is coming into focus. On Tuesday, Google announced it will add Google Glass options for prescription glasses, its most requested feature since it launched the face-mounted computers last year.
Updated: 01/28/2014 - Abigail Unruh and her baby boy are on the road to recovery at Overland Park Regional Medical Center after she gave birth while in a medically induced coma due to the flu.
Posted: 01/27/2014 - Documents leaked by former NSA contactor Edward Snowden suggest that spy agencies have a powerful ally in Angry Birds and a host of other apps installed on smartphones across the globe.
Posted: 01/24/2014 - Apple’s Macs never succeeded in toppling IBM’s PCs, which live on through clones made by countless other manufacturers. But Macs did make a lasting impact. By 1995, Windows PCs came to look much like Macs.
Posted: 01/24/2014 - A Lawrence event will give people a chance to learn more about eagles during the raptors' annual migration.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - A former NASA astronaut who helped put the Hubble Space Telescope into orbit now uses the images it captures to conduct research at the University of Kansas.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - The Obama administration on Wednesday proposed new tests and standards that would for the first time require child safety seats protect occupants from side-impact crashes.
Updated: 01/21/2014 - The potential threat that hacking presents to consumers' personal information doesn't seem to be going anywhere anytime soon.
Updated: 01/21/2014 - Bombardier is laying off 1,700 employees across Canada and the U.S., including more than 500 at Learjet in Wichita.
Updated: 01/21/2014 - Geologists tell a Kansas House committee that more seismic monitoring in the state could help determine hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is connected to earthquakes.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - The password specialists say that for the first time since they've been compiling their list of most common passwords, the word "password" didn't top the list.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - A study by the Parents Television Council stated that "some of the most violent TV-14-rated shows on broadcast TV have similar levels and types of violence as TV-MA-rated cable TV shows."
Updated: 01/20/2014 - Heather Kern's heart had raced ever since she was 11.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - A security firm has identified a teenager in Russia as the author of the malware used in the cyber attacks against Target and Neiman Marcus, and warned retailers to be prepared for more potential breaches.
Posted: 01/17/2014 - Google is developing smart contact lenses that measure the glucose levels in diabetics tears.
Updated: 01/17/2014 - Adam Heflin was announced Friday as the new Chief Executive Officer and Chief Nuclear Officer for Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation.