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Septic Tanks Aren’t Keeping Sewage Out of Water Supply

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

The notion that septic tanks prevent fecal bacteria from seeping into rivers and lakes simply doesn’t hold water, says a new Michigan State University study. Water expert Joan…

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Electricity Usage is Predictor of Stock Market

Monday, August 3, 2015

Hayong Yun, associate professor of finance at the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, and a team of his colleagues, has shown that from 1956-2010 in…

Molecule ‘Moves’ to Protect Against Too Much Sun

Thursday, July 30, 2015

A team led by Cheryl Kerfeld, the Hannah Distinguished Professor of Structural Bioengineering in the Michigan State University-DOE Plant Research Lab, has documented that one molecule within a photosynthesis-producing bacteria…

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Michigan’s Roads Replace Schools on Fix-It List

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

For the first time, Michigan residents say the condition of the state’s roads is a bigger problem than its education system, according to Michigan State University’s latest State…

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Is Michigan’s Economy Back?

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Consumer confidence in Michigan is approaching record levels, begging the question: Has the state’s economy recovered? Yes … and no, said Charles Ballard, Michigan State University professor of…

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Who’s Choosing Schools of Choice in Michigan?

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Students who participate in Michigan’s increasingly popular schools of choice program are more likely to be black, poor and academically weaker than their peers, indicates new research led…