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Poor Decision-Making Can Lead to Cybersecurity Breaches

Saturday, February 14, 2015
computers and wires

Recent high-profile security breaches, such as those at Target, Anthem Inc. and Sony Pictures, have attracted scrutiny to how the seemingly minor decisions of individuals can have major…

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MSU Advances Research on Roads – and What Travels on Them

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

There are nearly 3.95 million miles of public roads in the United States, valued at more than $1.75 trillion. Research at Michigan State University continues to discover better…

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Midwesterners See Challenges in ‘Placemaking’

Monday, July 14, 2014

A recent study by Michigan State University finds that “walkability” is among the top factors that influence home purchase decisions, along with safety, short commute times to jobs,…

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Global Attack Needed to Catch Credit Card Thieves

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Thomas Holt

Stopping massive data breaches like the one that hit Target will require a more sophisticated, collaborative approach by law enforcement agencies around the world, a Michigan State University…

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Improving the Biofuel Value of Crops – Genetic Engineering of a New Reduced Viscosity ‘Drop In’ Diesel Fuel

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Stephen Gasteyer, Assistant Professor Department of Sociology Michigan State University

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MSU Research History: Documenting African Perspectives

Friday, January 1, 1999

1999 – Three independent survey research projects merge to form the Afrobarometer, which would become a nonpartisan, long-term study of African citizens’ attitudes on democracy and governance, the economy,…

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