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Jack Harkema

Studying the Impact of Air Pollution in Rural Environments

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Air pollution is a well-known, much-documented problem in the industrialized world. Those who do not live in major cities see media images of thick, dirty air and crowded…

Phil Howard

New Book Reveals Food Monopolies are Everywhere

Friday, March 11, 2016

Food monopolies are everywhere – and they’re growing. A new book by a Michigan State University professor dissects the troubling trend and shows how it’s happening on all…

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MSU Researchers Working to Solve Antibiotic Resistance

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Antibiotic resistance poses a threat to the health of humans and animals everywhere. That’s why leading agriculture, animal health and veterinary medicine experts at Michigan State University are…

Chris Adami

Solving the Mystery of Evaporating Black Holes

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

For decades physicists across the globe have been trying to unravel the mysteries of black holes – those cosmic monstrosities that devour everything in their paths, from various…

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Dust Grains Could be Remnants of Stellar Explosions

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Microscopic dust particles have been found in meteoritic material on Earth, particles that were likely formed in stellar explosions that occurred long before the creation of our star,…

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Researcher Develops App for Diabetes Self-Management

Monday, March 7, 2016

Bree Holtz, Michigan State University assistant professor, has received an American Diabetes Association Innovative Clinical or Transitional Science award totaling $590,544 to allow her to conduct research for…