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Energy Savings as Easy as Dirt, Heat, Pressure

Monday, December 29, 2014

By using common materials found pretty much anywhere there is dirt, a team of Michigan State University researchers have developed a new thermoelectric material that transforms heat into…

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Chris Adami: Finding Life We Can’t Imagine

Friday, December 19, 2014

How do we search for alien life if it’s nothing like the life that we know? At TEDxUIUC Christoph Adami shows how he uses his research into artificial…

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Two Peas in a Pod: Sustainable Eletrochemical Solutions for Waste and Water Reuse

Monday, December 15, 2014

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Agricultural Water Source at Risk

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Ogallala aquifer map

Large areas of the Ogallala Aquifer, one of the most important sources of water for agricultural crops in the United States, are at risk of drying up if…

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A Poisonous Cure

Friday, December 12, 2014

Take two poisonous mushrooms and call me in the morning. While no doctor would ever write this prescription, toxic fungi may hold the secrets to tackling deadly diseases….

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Scientists Can Boost Healthy Cells During Chemotherapy

Friday, December 12, 2014

It’s well known that chemotherapy helps fight cancer. It’s also known that it wreaks havoc on normal, healthy cells. Michigan State University scientists are closer to discovering a…

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The IceCube Neutrino Observatory

Friday, December 12, 2014

Tyce DeYoung, associate professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, presents to the MSU Board of Trustees on December 12, 2014.

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Psychologist Klump Awarded MSU Foundation Professorship

Thursday, December 11, 2014
Professor Kelly Klump

Michigan State University (MSU) professor of psychology Kelly Klump has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. The title is bestowed by MSU, with support from the MSU Foundation….

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Facing Off with a Fungal Threat

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

That fuzzy fungus creeping onto the forgotten food buried in your crisper is hiding something. Mold is more than a nuisance that spoils dated produce, it also indicates…

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New Understanding of Panda Habitat, Resiliency

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Michigan State University (MSU) research shows that pandas are more resilient and flexible than previously believed. Information gleaned from 30 years of scientific literature suggests that pandas are…

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