With a path into military leadership that would map like a complex transit system, U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Samuel “Bo” Mahaney just might dispel your preconceived notions of military commanders.Read More »
Get in the holiday spirit by watching Disney’s “Mickey’s Christmas Carol.” Leach Theatre will show the holiday movie in December as part of its Family Film Day.Read More »
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Thirty-four Missouri University of Science and Technology faculty members will receive the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2017-18.Read More »
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Behold the common house plant, the front-yard shrub, the rhododendron around back that’s seen better days since the next-door neighbors put their home on the market. They brighten our lawns, increase our property values, even boost our mental and physical health by reducing carbon dioxide levels.
For Dr. Joel Burken, such plants are far more valuable than as mere window dressing. The Curators’ Distinguished Professor and chair of civil, architectural and environmental engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology is an expert in phytoforensics, the process of using plants to study human exposure to pollutants.