As baby boomers shift into retirement, the generation is redefining retirement and the traditional notion of a senior citizen. However, aging policies have remained relatively unchanged.Read more ›
Bees are a vital part of our ecosystem, but they're declining at alarming rates. It's called colony collapse and it affects humans more than you may think. Two preeminent bee researchers will explain why this is happening and what can be done to curb it.Read more ›
Social media allows us to engage with news and issues that matter to us from the comfort of our homes. But how does a "like" on Facebook or a retweet translate into a vote or real life participation?Read more ›
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Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.