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Amazon Alexa Voted Top Super Bowl Ad by MSU Faculty

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

This year, a commercial for Amazon Alexa grabbed the top spot for Super Bowl commercials, according to Michigan State University faculty. For 21 years, faculty from the Department…


MSU Research Could Transform How Photosynthesis is Studied

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Michigan State University scientists have discovered a significant role that a particular protein complex plays in the process of photosynthesis, potentially changing how scientists study the process entirely….

Sea Lamprey

MSU’s Wagner Uses ‘Smell’ to Stop Sea Lamprey Invasion

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Michael Wagner, MSU AgBioResearch fish ecologist, has been studying sea lamprey in the Great Lakes for over 13 years. Native to the coastal waters of the Atlantic Ocean…

Sarah Saunders

MSU’s Saunders Closely Watching Piping Plover Numbers

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Visitors to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore are often treated to tiny scurrying beachcombers – piping plovers. Future visitors, however, could see fewer of these celebrated shorebirds. A…

Robert Maleczka

MSU’s Maleczka Tapped for Chemical Sciences Roundtable

Friday, January 19, 2018

Robert Maleczka, Jr., Michigan State University professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry in the College of Natural Science, was invited to join the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering…

Eran Andrechek

Mice Can Closely Mirror Humans in Cancer Research

Thursday, January 18, 2018

A new Michigan State University study is helping to answer a pressing question among scientists of just how close mice are to people when it comes to researching…