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Promising Treatment for Alzheimer’s Moves Toward Clinical Trials

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

A promising new natural treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is moving toward clinical trials. This will be a major step forward as there is nothing on the market that…

Studying the Impact of Net Neutrality

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Now that the Federal Communications Commission has approved new rules supporting net neutrality, the real work begins. In an effort to determine the far-reaching consequences of this decision,…

Deep space rich in stars

A Star is Born: Galactic ‘Rain’ Could be Key to Star Formation

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Some of the galaxies in our universe are veritable star nurseries. For example, our own Milky Way produces, on average, at least one new star every year. Others…

Researcher Natalie Phillips

Honoring Literary Neuroscience

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Natalie Phillips, assistant professor of English at Michigan State University, has been awarded a Digital Innovation Fellowship by the American Council of Learned Societies.One of only seven scholars…

New Common Core Tool for Teachers

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Michigan State University researcher William Schmidt has created a free web-based tool to help American educators teach the Common Core State Standards in mathematics. Although the majority of…

Workplace Negativity Can Hurt Productivity

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Employees who point out problems in the office may help the company improve, but could be hurting themselves in the process. Such negative-minded workers are more likely to…