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Global Impact Initiative

Michigan State University’s Global Impact Initiative began three years ago as a bold endeavor designed to accelerate the pace of discovery through the creation of more than 100…

Latest Research

MSU Turns Zoo Waste into Clean Energy

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Michigan State University has created a green solution for the problem of what to do with animal and food waste at the Detroit Zoo. MSU researcher Dana Kirk…

FRIB

FRIB Hosts Public Talk on Quantum Computing

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

FRIB invites the community to a public talk on quantum computing and the entanglement frontier at the laboratory on 27 July. The event is free and open to…

IceCube Neutrinos Point Toward Long-Sought Cosmic Ray Accelerator

Thursday, July 12, 2018

An international team of scientists, including a Michigan State University physicist, has found the first evidence of a source of high-energy cosmic neutrinos, ghostly subatomic particles that can…

Mom and Baby

Here’s Why it’s Important to Support your Breastfeeding Co-workers

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Support from female co-workers may be even more important to new moms who are breastfeeding than getting encouragement from their significant others, close friends and relatives, says a…

Caitlin Cavanagh

Can Parents of Juvenile Offenders Still Dream?

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Mothers want the best for their sons, but what happens to a mother’s hopes and dreams when her son is charged as a juvenile offender? A new study…

Lipid Image

Keeping up with Lipids on the Move: a New Molecular Tracking Method

Friday, June 29, 2018

In one of the older Star Wars movies, Jedi master Yoda instructs his apprentice, Luke, on the ways of the Force in a series of now-iconic scenes. The…