Crain’s Chicago Business2022-08-12T19:04:22+00:00

Blues museum opening in 2019 in Loop

March 27, 2017 By: MARK GUARINO Chicago blues will soon have a downtown museum dedicated to telling its story. The Chicago Blues Experience, a privately run 50,000-square-foot facility, is slated to open in spring 2019 near Millennium Park. A lease for the facility was signed last [...]

April 1, 2017|Categories: Crain's Chicago Business|

A new alternative to an MRI?

By: MARK GUARINO Medical technology can spot disease, but often only when a patient already is in imminent danger. What if a simple handheld device could scan the body to detect disease much sooner? That's what Dr. Stephen Boppart at the University of Illinois is developing [...]

April 22, 2016|Categories: Crain's Chicago Business|

How to create the next generation of coders

By: Mark Guarino November 12, 2015 Getting children interested in computers is easy. Getting them interested in programming one? Not so much. Northwestern University computer scientist Michael Horn is working to change that. His research aims to inspire computer literacy in places other than school, namely [...]

November 16, 2015|Categories: Crain's Chicago Business|