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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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Stuttering Linked to Rhythm Perception Deficiency

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015   Stuttering may be more than a speech problem. For the first time, researchers have found that children who stutter have difficulty…

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Team Science is Better Science

Monday, May 18, 2015
Yimu Zhao, a doctoral student in chemical engineering and materials science, and Richard Lunt, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science, run a test in Lunt’s lab. Lunt and his team have developed a new material that can be placed over windows and create solar energy.

A Michigan State University researcher helped write a groundbreaking new report from the National Research Council that concludes scientific research is increasingly dominated by teams – a promising…

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Seven in Ten Take Early Pension Payout

Thursday, May 14, 2015
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As governments and corporations around the world face pension shortfalls, a groundbreaking study in Croatia by a team of U.S. researchers explores the likelihood and circumstances under which…

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Tortoise Approach Works Best – Even for Evolution

Monday, May 11, 2015

When it comes to winning evolutionary fitness races, the tortoise once again prevails over the hare. In the current issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,…

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Journalism Class Writes Book About Veterans

Friday, May 1, 2015

At 21 million and counting, veterans are one of the country’s largest cultural groups. They are people who have their own experiences, perspectives and even language. A new…

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University Research Corridor Schools Bring $16.8B to State

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Michigan’s University Research Corridor remains competitive with the nation’s top university research clusters, contributing $16.8 billion to Michigan’s economy according to the 8th Annual Economic Impact and Benchmark…

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Work-Related Deaths Down, Homicide up

Monday, April 27, 2015

Early figures from an annual Michigan State University report indicate that the number of workplace deaths in Michigan has decreased, but work-related homicides may be rising. An estimated…

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Michigan State’s Top Innovators Honored

Friday, April 24, 2015

From clear solar cells (to be used as windows on cars, buildings and more) to agricultural drones to beer brewed with craft-roasted Michigan chestnuts, Michigan State University students…

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MSU Co-Author of ‘Hillary Doctrine’ Book Honored

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A book co-authored by a Michigan State University faculty member that examines what is known as the “Hillary Doctrine” has been nominated by the Kirkus Reviews as one…

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