Growing produce can prove quite a challenge in Minnesota, but local urban farm Mississippi Mushrooms is up to it. In fact, they're expanding. Using the increasingly popular foodie-dream-funder Kickstarter, University of Minnesota agriculture grad Ian Silver-Ramp and his team of growers are aimi ... More >>
Video of a wild turkey chasing around a UPS driver while a bunch of hospital employees laugh their asses off is going viral, as the clip, posted to YouTube on Tuesday, was already closing in on 100,000 views this morning.SEE ALSO: U of M baseball players pull off incredible videobomb during intervi ... More >>
bellmuseum.umn.eduThe students gave a whole new meaning to "Driven to Discover."Two University of Minnesota students should've gotten a room, just not one inside the Bell Museum of Natural History.SEE ALSO: Twitter accounts solicit boob pics from University of Minnesota students [PHOTOS]A 21-year-ol ... More >>
The #boobment has come to Minnesota... sort of.SEE ALSO: Top 19 anonymous confessions on U of M Facebook page Two Twitter accounts are asking University of Minnesota students to send pictures of their breasts as a way to express their maroon-and-gold pride, or something.
During his radio show yesterday, Rush Limbaugh expressed bafflement about the University of Minnesota's upcoming female orgasm program.SEE ALSO: Select Comfort pulls ads from Limbaugh program after Rush calls pro-contraception woman a "slut" "By the way, batteries are not included at this event," Ru ... More >>
A team of University of Minnesota scientists and engineers has invented a device that could significantly increase the speed of downloading information online.Even more importantly, it could significantly reduce the amount of energy used for, and hence the cost of, internet transmission.The microsca ... More >>
U of M: The M stands for "mediocre." The University of Minnesota really is one of the best schools in the country... if you get far enough down the list. The U came in No. 68 on the U.S. News and World Report's influential college rankings list, which was released yesterday. Coming in 68th in any ... More >>
So much for clamping down on frat house booze and security issues ahead of homecoming. Minneapolis police say a woman was sexually assaulted at the University of Minnesota's Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house on Thursday night. That means there have now been three such assaults in three weeks ... More >>
Thong boySteven Whitten, the guy caught on tape last year running away from a woman's apartment near the University of Minnesota while wearing nothing but a woman's thong, won't be going to jail, but he will be going to see a psychiatrist. But if he pull a stunt like that again, it's bye bye ... More >>
This week in the A-List Extra we have a benefit event for MNFashion, a party at Seven's Skybar, and some incredibly cool paper art.
The victim was the second University of Minnesota student to be attacked by a mugger in Dinkytown this month.
The shooting was one of a pair of crimes that happened within minutes of each other at about 11 p.m.
Real estate purchases between Coach J Robinson and students raise eyebrows.
The Doomtree producer will give a lecture about his history and practices.
If you missed the game, the photos tell one heck of a story.
It's GoogleMaps for bicycles.
The U must figure out how to manage a $177 million cut in state funding in the next two years.
Timothy Krolick, 29, was indicted in federal court this week with stealing mail in Minneapolis. He is charged with one count of mail theft by a postal employee.
One University of Minnesota professor chimes in about the consequences of 'Jon & Kate Plus 8' on a real American family.
Minneapolis police say they have dropped the charges against six people arrested during the riot near the University of Minnesota during the Spring Jam celebration April 26.
Turns out delusion and superstition are learned traits.
Studies, including at least one from the University of Minnesota, says the our overload of choices can actually make us feel worse. Just give up now while you're ahead.
A kind reminder that today is President's Day. Here's a handy guide for what is open and closed in the Twin Cities.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar said the owner of the peanut-processing company in the center of the salmonella outbreak should be charged.
Minnesota is so sick of the expenses associated with educating our children that one lawmaker is proposing the state pays them off for finishing early.
The bike-by groper has now become a serious serial groper after two more incidents were reported Monday. How can this guy keep at it for so long?
Create a PSA (Public Service Announcement); win money.
Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities
The Soap Factory launches a raiding party on stuffy art; the Weisman maps our cultural biases
In the wake of a Wyoming man's murder, the Twin Cities and the nation respond
The home of Fort Snelling, loons, timber wolves, and the U of M
If the University of Minnesota is going to treat graduate school as a job, then teaching assistants say they deserve to be treated as well as employees.
After nearly 10 rocky years on the job, UM Women's Athletic Director Chris Voelz finally has plenty to smile about.
Global warming isn't just a theory anymore. Now the arguments are about how dire the changes in world climate will be, how soon they'll come--and what, if anything, can be done to moderate them.
Twenty-five years after the passage of Title IX, a Supreme Court decision may have finally convinced the University of Minnesota to beef up its women's athletic program.