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Bruno Basso: MSU’s 2016 Innovation of the Year

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Michigan State University’s intellectual property office, MSU Technologies, selected Bruno Basso‘s work for the Innovation of the Year Award for 2016. Basso, professor in the Department of Geological Sciences,…

African farms

MSU Joins Global Food Security Initiative

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon will help lead a national higher education initiative to prepare to feed a hungrier planet. The Association of Public and…

Andrew Parks, Catherine Gammon, Ashley Triplett

Three Kinesiology Grads Earn National Honors

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Three graduate students from the Department of Kinesiology recently received honors from the American Kinesiology Association (AKA) and from the department. Andrew Parks, a Kinesiology doctoral student, was…

David Carter

How U.S. Police Can Solve More Homicides

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Only about 65 percent of homicides in the United States are solved – down 15 percent from the mid-1970s – but a new study led by a Michigan…

global climate change map

Human Behavior Influences Effective Policies on Energy, Climate Change

Monday, May 9, 2016

As governments and researchers race to develop policies and technologies to make energy production more sustainable and mitigate climate change, they need to remember that the most-sophisticated endeavors…

David Arnosti: close-up of gene

Do Genes Express Themselves Through Poetry?

Monday, May 9, 2016

A new study from Michigan State University makes inroads in learning to “read” the genome, a key goal of modern biology. The results were published eLife, show that…