Peter Bowyer, the facility manager at AquaBounty Technologies, holds one of the last batch of conventional Atlantic salmon raised at the commercial fish farm in Albany, Indiana on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. (AP Photo / Michael Conroy)

Restaurants Could be 1st to Get Genetically Modified Salmon

The salmon produced by AquaBounty are the first genetically modified animals approved for human consumption in the U.S. AquaBounty hasn’t sold any fish in the U.S. yet, but its salmon may first turn up in restaurants or university cafeterias.

A May 1988 photo of Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China. (Derzsi Elekes Andor / Wikimedia Commons)

Remembering Tiananmen Square, 30 Years Later

Hear scholars' memories of when tanks rolled into Tiananmen Square to forcefully suppress protests by students and ordinary citizens who had occupied Beijing’s central square for six weeks. The official death toll has never been disclosed.

Actor, director, and professor Henry Godinez. Photo: Dan Andries.

The Talent Behind Chicago Theatre

Theatre requires everyone from understudies to costume designers, puppeteers to fight directors, musicians to scenic designers to make it an unforgettable experience. Meet some of Chicago's incredible Stage Players.

Chicago from the Southeast side. (Creative Commons / © 2013, Jeremy Atherton)

UIC Launches Guide for Communities Facing Pollution, Health Risks

Responding to increasing public concern over environmental health threats, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have published a guide to help Great Lakes communities pinpoint and combat sources of pollution.

Curious George Build-a-Bot

Build-a-Bot With Curious George

George is building robots to do different jobs and he needs your help. Listen to what George needs the robot to do, match the missing part to the robot, and click on George to see if you’re right. When you’re done, use your imagination to create your own.

Princess Cruises ship

Choose Your Cruise

Sail the seas with Princess Cruises. Enter the 2019 WTTW Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes for your chance to win a $5,000 gift card – your key to 380 destinations and seven continents. You choose where you want to go.

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