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Research Links Impulsivity and Binge Eating

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Doughnut on plate

Do you get impulsive when you’re upset? If so, this could be putting you at risk for binge eating. According to Kelly Klump, professor of psychology at Michigan…

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Innovative App Tracks SmartPhone Battery Life

Thursday, May 28, 2015

An innovative mobile app known as You++ has earned Michigan State University computer science senior Angela Sun a national award. Sun, of Canton, Michigan, was one of three…

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Michigan’s University Research Corridor: Talent for a Global Economy

Thursday, May 28, 2015
URC Talent Report cover photo showing two researchers

Michigan’s leading research universities are magnets for top-notch talent, attracting, developing and retaining highly skilled individuals to propel Michigan’s economy into the future, a new report confirms. With…

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Tablets Can Help Elderly Cross the ‘Digital Divide’

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

One way to help the elderly cross what’s known as the “digital divide” is the use of tablets, those smaller, lighter, easy-to-use computers that seem to be taking…

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Supernovas, Black Holes Curb Star Formation

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
supermassive black hole

Supernovas – explosions that mark the end of a star’s life – work hand-in-hand with supermassive black holes to sweep out gas and shut down galaxies’ star-forming factories. Recent research,…

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Interview with Dr. John Ioannidis

Friday, May 22, 2015

Stephen Hsu, MSU VP for Research & Graduate Studies, interviews Dr. John Ioannidis of Stanford University on May 7, 2015. Full interview with introduction.

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Soranno Named Founding Editor for Science Journal

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Landscape of clear water

MSU professor Patricia Soranno was named founding editor-in-chief of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography’s new journal, Limnology and Oceanography Letters. “Pat Soranno’s innovative ideas…

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Jaundice-Treating Blanket Is MSU Student Start-Up

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015 A new medical device that will improve the way infants with jaundice are treated is one step closer to market, thanks to…

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Online Safety Depends on ‘Users’ Themselves

Thursday, May 21, 2015

When it comes to keeping online information safe from hackers and other criminals, it’s up to the individual user to keep his or her data secure. Unfortunately, many…

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Schneider Elected to National Academy of Education

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Erickson Hall, home to the College of Education

Michigan State University faculty member Barbara Schneider has been elected to the National Academy of Education, an honor reserved for the nation’s most outstanding scholars in education. She…

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