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Climate Change Should Help Midwest Corn Production through 2050

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Climate change and global warming put some forms of life at risk, but researchers found one instance that might not feel the heat – corn. Contrary to previous…

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American Kestrels Boost Michigan’s Ag Economy

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

A new Michigan State University study, published in the Journal of Applied Ecology and funded by the National Science Foundation, shows that America’s smallest raptor can boost Michigan’s…

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Using MRSA’s Strength Against It

Monday, May 14, 2018

Antibiotic-resistant infections cause more than 30,000 deaths annually in the U.S. alone. The majority of those are caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, more commonly known as MRSA, which…

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Venker Receives NIH Award for Research on Autism and Language Development

Monday, May 14, 2018

An assistant professor within th Michigan State University College of Communication Arts and Sciences has received an early career research award from a division of the National Institutes…

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Global Water Pathogens Project Receives Gates Foundation Award

Monday, May 14, 2018

The Global Water Pathogens Project, or GWPP, a joint effort through Michigan State University and the International Hydrological Programme of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization,…

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Importing Food Damages Domestic Environment

Monday, May 14, 2018

Trees falling as fragile forests become cropland is a visual shorthand for the environmental costs exporting countries pay to meet lucrative global demands for food. Yet, a new…