The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has launched the Energy Star Home Advisor, an online tool designed to help Americans save money and energy by improving the energy efficiency of their homes through recommended, customized and prioritized home-improvement projects.
The Cincinnati Museum Center has just opened an exhibition called "Martha...A Story of Extinction". It uses the last passenger pigeon, which died at the Cincinnati Zoo a hundred years ago, to illustrate what causes species to become extinct. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the display with Herman Mays, a Genetics professor at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. Mays is also a research associate at the Museum Center.
WNKU welcomed homegrown musicians, Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Hustle to Studio 89 on December 8th. Didn't get a chance to attend the Studio 89 with Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Hustle? Missed it live on the radio? Just wanna hear it again? Either way, we've got you covered here with the audio archive!
It's time to vote for your favorite albums of 2014. Based on the votes of WNKU listeners, we will determine the Top 89 albums of 2014 and begin the countdown in the New Year! To cast your vote, simply fill out the online formwith your top 5 picks in order by midnight on December 19th.
The staff at Great Parks of Hamilton County is looking for volunteers to help them conduct their annual winter bird count. Parks spokesperson Kim Whitton explained why the census is important to WNKU’s Matt Kelley. (get more information at www.greatparks.org )
For the first time in its history, the football team at Cincinnati’s LaSalle High school is one game away from a state championship. Friday,December 5th the Lancers (13-1) play Macedonia,Ohio’s, Nordonia (14-0) in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II state final. Game time is 8 p.m. at Ohio Stadium in Columbus.