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ISU Quarterback Noland Out for Year, Park Now Backup

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State coaches loved what they’d seen from freshman quarterback Zeb Noland.

Noland was very much in contention to win the backup quarterback job behind Joel Lanning. 108 more words

Sports

Iowa State Coaches Using Hands-On Approach to Rebuild Team

AMES, Iowa – Changing the “losing culture” at Iowa State is what Matt Campbell says is the most difficult part of his new job.

You could see Thursday during the Cyclones first practice how Campbell isn’t just preaching, he’s doing. 30 more words

Sports

Cyclones Start Practice, Mitchell Meyers Appreciates Every Second

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State started football practice under the direction of new head coach, Matt Campbell.

Even though it felt like 100 degrees, defensive lineman Mitchell Meyers appreciated putting the pads back on. 30 more words

Sports

The hurricane

The earth had only slightly stirred there
Leaving citizens disposed to light banter

By wisecrack twitters of petite blue birds
On the windowsills of frivolous jokesters. 88 more words

Nature Poetry

NASA Spots "Hot Towers" in Tropical Storm Frank -- which you should start learning about


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As tropical storm Frank was forming in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, NASA analyzed rainfall and cloud heights and found “hot towers” that indicated intensification was likely…

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Earth

Students Study How Engineering Makes Things Work at Jack Trice Stadium

AMES, Iowa — A total of 13 students from the Ames Boys and Girls Club got a lesson in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at a very unusual place. 186 more words

News

Will global warming super-charge hurricanes?

New study suggests tropical storms will become more intense

Staff Report

Tropical storms may become less frequent as the planet warms up, but those that do form could be increasingly powerful, according to a new study published in the journal Science last week. 553 more words

Climate And Weather