With low pressure moving through the Chicago area from the west, Sunday looks to be a cloudy, windy, cool day and the prelude to a cool week ahead. Highs on Sunday will struggle to rise out of the 50s with a strong east to southeast wind holding lakefront readings closer to the 50-degree mark.
The city of Newport is gearing up to be the only North American stop for the international Volvo Ocean Race, hoping it will be a huge boost to the city-by-the-sea's economy.
Sail Newport executive director Brad Reed says the race is an opportunity to "show off Rhode Island.
One of the most important breakthroughs in biology happened in 2013, and you probably didn’t hear about it. The breakthrough came from research into bacterial “immune systems”, which allow bacteria to identify viral DNA and edit it to be harmless. Scientists adapted that research into CRISPR, a tool that allows them to swap arbitrary pieces of DNA — in nearly any organism — with synthetic sequences.