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Hannibal Courier - Post - Hannibal, MO
Updated at 2:04 PM

We live in Rolla, MO, a smallish city of roughly 19,000 people.  The place is  dominated by a state university, Missouri University of Science and Technology, to be specific.   It is a mainstay of Rolla, a large employer for the area.   The university began in 1870 as the School of Mines and Metallurgy.  Now it’s known as the school in Missouri to enroll at if you want to be an engineer, work in the field of computers, or work in any field of science or mathematics.

Updated at 12:24 PM

Parking lot accidents account for more than 20 percent of all automobile crash claims, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. One out of every four accidents involves backing out of a parking space.

Updated at 12:22 PM

One of the most dazzling sights on Earth is the night sky. With billions of brilliant stars, streaking meteors and planetary neighbors like Jupiter and Venus, it’s an amazing spectacle.

Updated at 12:20 PM

The next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians could be playing with Legos on your living room rug, and it’s their parents more than schools who are encouraging them to pursue their dreams, according to new research by George Mason...

Updated at 12:17 PM

How did ham become the go-to centerpiece for Easter feasting? While we work on that answer, let’s dare to be a little different and pan-fry center-cut pork steaks instead.

Posted at 12:15 PM

Ukraine and Germany called for fresh talks on the Minsk truce agreement as Russia accused the government in Kiev of putting the peace deal at risk.

Posted at 12:00 PM

For months, even years, hotels on the remote Faeroe Islands have been fully booked by fans who don't want to miss an almost three-minute-long astronomical sensation. Now the sky gazers just hope the clouds will blow away so they can fully experience...

Updated at 11:42 AM

Katie Wood & Friends: JAZZ, featuring guest artist Steve Buckman, will perform Sunday, March 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Main Street Wine Stoppe.

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