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Learning from the Past: What Yesterday’s Media Can Tell Us About the Times

Thursday, December 17, 2015

If you want to get a real feel for what was happening during a certain period in history, how people really felt about the issues of the day,…

Turtle Dove

The Birds of ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Ever wondered about all the birds mentioned in the holiday standard, “The Twelve Days of Christmas?” Michigan State University’s Pamela Rasmussen, integrative biologist and coordinator of MSU’s global bird…

Questions and Answers about Muslim Americans

Bias Busters Dispels Myths about Muslim Americans

Thursday, December 10, 2015

The e-book version of a guide written by a Michigan State University journalism class that is designed to dispel biases and stereotypes about Muslim Americans is again available….

A team of MSU engineering students has developed an app that can help the visually impaired. Members of the team are (front, from left) Jordyn Castor of Grand Rapids; Whitney Mitchell of Alto; and Debayan Deb of Kanpur, India. Standing (left to right) are Cody Pearson of Hudsonville and Max Miller of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photo courtesy of the MSU College of Engineering.

Students Develop Software for Visually Impaired

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

A team of Michigan State University engineering students has developed an app that will benefit the visually impaired. It’s called Intelligent Real World Text Recognition and is one…

Combining Ag, Medicine to Solve Global Problems

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Since arriving at MSU two years ago, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources researcher Felicia Wu has been aggressively applying agricultural solutions to issues of human health around…

Jaideep Singh

Gas May Help MRIs Detect Lung Diseases

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Sometime in the future, patients will inhale a magnetized gas, have an MRI on their lungs, and learn if they have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or perhaps…