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Studying Complexity with Regional Climate Modeling

Friday, November 7, 2014

As a Peace Corps volunteer some 20 years ago, Nathan Moore frequently used discovery-learning techniques – pattern detection, simulations and other methods of integrated problem solving – to help…

MSU’s Biogas Research Pays Off for Michigan

Monday, November 3, 2014

Less than one year after Michigan State University added a commercial-sized anaerobic digester to its campus sustainability arsenal, the magic of bioengineering has transformed thousands of tons of…

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Kinesiology Ramps Up Research on the Brain-Body Connection

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Note:  The following is a feature story from the College of Education’s New Educator Magazine. Five case studies are available. There have been many changes in the Department…

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Could Daylight Savings Time Be a Risk to Diabetics?

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Many have now turned back their alarm clocks as part of the twice-annual ritual of daylight saving time. That means those who remembered got an extra hour of…

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MSU to Help Students Learn Genomics and Evolution

Monday, October 27, 2014

The study of human genes has dramatically changed how health issues have been explained and treated during the past 20 years. But educators have done little to teach…

A Musician Never Rests — Rodney Whitaker

Friday, October 24, 2014

Rodney Whitaker, professor of jazz double bass and director of jazz studies at the Michigan State University College of Music, is one of the leading performers and teachers…