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Students Create Exoskeleton App for Patient with Muscular Dystrophy

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Zach Smith has Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a genetic disorder marked by progressive muscle degeneration. His lack of muscle control and being in a wheelchair made him a prime…

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Nine MSU Researchers Receive 2018 NSF CAREER Awards

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Nine Michigan State University scientists are the recipients of National Science Foundation (NSF) Early CAREER Faculty Awards, seven of them women in the College of Natural Science. The…

Bianca Reisdorf

Studying Prison Populations: The Under-Connected Members of Our Connected World

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

If you own a smartphone, laptop, smartwatch and tablet, and often find yourself using up to three of those devices at once, chances are you’ve embraced the digital…

Dustin Carnahan

Can the Effects of Fake News be Reversed by Affirming the Self?

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

In the age of fake news, concerns about misinformation seem to have reached a pinnacle in U.S. society. A new research study to be published in Human Communication…

Award-winning Global Science Series Launches in Detroit, East Lansing

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Science Gallery Lab Detroit, the first installment in the Americas of the global initiative that fuses art and science, will bring its Detroit-based Intersection series to East Lansing…

New Research Lends Insight into the Spread of Invasive Species

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Some invasive species depend on one another to spread, according to new research from Michigan State University scientists. The research explored a novel modeling technique called joint species…