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New MSU Grad Training to Address Shortage of Accelerator Scientists

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Michigan State University is establishing an Accelerator Science and Engineering Traineeship program to address a national shortage in accelerator scientists and engineers. The AS&E program will bring together MSU’s strengths to…

stevia plant

MSU Gets $3.2M to Improve Stevia Taste, U.S. Production

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Michigan State University researchers will use a $3.2 million Specialty Crop Research Initiative grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture to help make stevia…

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…

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Could the Air You Breathe be a Factor in Parkinson’s?

Friday, November 10, 2017

Could the air you breathe, specifically through your nose, be a factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease? That’s a question a Michigan State University researcher is looking…

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…