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Mind-U is a new podcast that’s dedicated to stimulating the intellect, and inspiring you to learn something new every day.

Mind-U is produced by WNIJ, in collaboration with NIU Steamworks.

  • How do self-driving cars drive and park without hitting anything? The answer is augmented optics: tools and imaging systems that can provide extremely…
  • Every time we use the internet, we leave a trail of information behind. On this edition of Mind-U, we'll hear a Northern Illinois University STEM Café…
  • Want to be healthier, contribute to lower pollution and stimulate the local economy? Eating locally grown food can help you do all three! On this edition…
  • Why do our conversations about climate change get so heated? And why do they often feel so unproductive? On this edition of Mind-U, we'll hear a Northern…