cs130703 http://wkar.org en Current State #121 | July 3, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-121-july-3-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today on&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Current State: </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Three-parent embryos; </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Neighbors in Action</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> features Advent House Ministries; dental care for impoverished children; the battle of Gettysburg; and a film review on "The Lone Ranger."</span></p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:17:40 +0000 Current State 38559 at http://wkar.org Taking a look at the 'three-parent embryo' http://wkar.org/post/taking-look-three-parent-embryo <div><br><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Developments in the world of genetics, although sometimes very difficult to understand, can still be absolutely mesmerizing. &nbsp;Case in point: &nbsp;take a newspaper headline from last Friday titled, “</span><a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/06/28/britain-embryo-techniques/2471139/" style="line-height: 1.5;">UK may OK creating babies... with DNA from 3 people</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.”</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:14:01 +0000 Current State 38560 at http://wkar.org Taking a look at the 'three-parent embryo' Neighbors in Action: Advent House Ministries http://wkar.org/post/neighbors-action-advent-house-ministries <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For over 25 years, Lansing’s </span><a href="http://www.adventhouse.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">Advent House Ministries</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has offered a multitude of comprehensive services to residents in need, from job readiness training to transitional shelter to literacy programs.</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:08:02 +0000 Current State 38561 at http://wkar.org Study shows low-income children lack basic dental care access http://wkar.org/post/study-shows-low-income-children-lack-basic-dental-care-access <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A sobering </span><a href="http://www.pewstates.org/research/reports/in-search-of-dental-care-85899485602" style="line-height: 1.5;">new study</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> shows that millions of children, including some covered by Medicaid, lack access to basic dental care.</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:01:59 +0000 Current State 38563 at http://wkar.org Study shows low-income children lack basic dental care access Gettysburg 150th: Michigan's role in the Civil War Part 3 http://wkar.org/post/gettysburg-150th-michigans-role-civil-war-part-3 <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the rolling hills of southern Pennsylvania 150 years ago this week, 90,000 Union troops collided with 75,000 Confederate soldiers for the Battle of Gettysburg.</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 15:56:23 +0000 Current State 38562 at http://wkar.org Gettysburg 150th: Michigan's role in the Civil War Part 3 Film review: 'The Lone Ranger' http://wkar.org/post/film-review-lone-ranger <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Current State's&nbsp;</em>newest contributor&nbsp;</span>MSU<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> professor and filmmaker Jeffrey Wray offers commentary on art of cinema.</span> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 15:52:40 +0000 Current State 38565 at http://wkar.org Film review: 'The Lone Ranger'