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WKAR, MSU and the Lansing School District launched the Playtime Pad Research Project at Kendon Elementary School! Lansing, Michigan. 11/13/2017. Photo Credit: Amanda Pinckney/WKAR-MSU

Can Tablets Help Kindergartners Learn Math?

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

By the end of December, all kindergartners in the Lansing School District – more than 1,000 – will receive a PBS KIDS Playtime Pad thanks to a partnership…

Carol Janney

Exercise Could Help with Depression Symptoms

Thursday, November 9, 2017

More mental health providers may want to take a closer look at including exercise in their patients’ treatment plans, a new study suggests. Michigan State University and University…

Allan Sherwin and Carl Borchrevink

Wine Lovers Should Trust Their Palates, Not ‘Experts’

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The traditional pairing of wine and food too often misses the mark – leaving people confused and intimated – and should be scrapped in favor of a more…

Rabi oscillations typify the inherent nonlinearity of optical excitations in quantum dots.

MSU Doctoral Student’s Work Featured in APS Review

Monday, November 6, 2017

Connor Glosser, a doctoral student in theDepartment of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, in part with Shanker Balasubramaniam, professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Carlo Piermarocchi, professor,…

James Luyendyk and Anna Kopec

Novel Blood Thinner Therapy Could Reduce Obesity Diseases

Monday, November 6, 2017

Obesity-related illnesses are a critical health concern in many countries, including the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 36.5 percent of adults in America…

AirCARE1 used in New Mexico

MSU’s AirCARE1 Tracks Results of Navajo Exposure to Uranium

Monday, November 6, 2017

AirCARE1 Mobile Air Quality Lab has been deployed to help investigate health problems caused by particulate air pollution in rural communities in the Southwest. Numerous studies have shown that…