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How Monetary Incentives Impact Social Norms

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Maria Lapinski, a communication scientist in the Department of Communication, and John Kerr, a researcher with a focus on economics from the Department of Community Sustainability, are studying…

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MSU Researchers Track How Plants Create Beneficial Compounds

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Michigan State University scientists are examining the biochemistry of plants in research that could help plants become less susceptible to insect pests. “Plants are master biochemists,” said Robert Last, MSU…

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Spartan Ideas Celebrates MSU’s Cyber-Conversations

Friday, January 15, 2016

Ask a researcher if he or she likes to write for a lay audience and the answer will likely be no. While academic writing in the interest of…

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New Initiative to Support Health of Flint Children

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Michigan State University and Hurley Children’s Hospital have announced a new Pediatric Public Health Initiative to address the Flint community’s population-wide lead exposure and help all Flint children…

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MSU, DPTV to Launch 24/7 Children’s Programming

Monday, January 11, 2016

A bold, new collaboration between Michigan State University and Detroit Public Television will unite one of the world’s top research universities and a national leader in public broadcasting…

1 in 4 Kids Sexually Harassed by Friends Online

Thursday, January 7, 2016

It’s not just strangers who target children online. Kids’ own friends are sexually harassing them over the Internet, finds new research led by a Michigan State University cybercrime…