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MSU FRIB Researcher Dean Lee Works to Understand the Nature and Origins of Matter

Dean Lee is a professor of physics at MSU’s Facility for Rare Isotope Beams. At the Lee Research Group, he asks: How do we connect fundamental physics to…

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Adrian Blow

Strong Committed Relationships can Buffer Military Suicides

Monday, December 17, 2018

Can being in a strong committed relationship reduce the risk of suicide? Researchers at Michigan State University believe so, especially among members of the National Guard. Suicide rates…

Administration Building

Renowned Leaders Receive Honorary Degrees

Monday, December 17, 2018

A trailblazing four-star general, the former head of the United Nations World Food Programme,  former U.S. Air Force flight test engineer, and a former nine-term congresswoman received honorary…


Mekong River Dam Proposals may Create Negative Consequences

Friday, December 14, 2018

Hundreds of dams are being proposed for Mekong River basin in Southeast Asia. The negative social and environmental consequences – affecting everything from food security to the environment…

Stem Cells

The Source of Stem Cells Points to Two Proteins

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Mammalian embryos are unlike those of any other organism as they must grow within the mother’s body. While other animal embryos grow outside the mother, their embryonic cells…

Anil Jain

Anil Jain Earns Distinguished Fellowship

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Anil Jain, Michigan State University computer science and engineering professor, has been named a Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences, or TWAS, for a lifetime of perspectives…

CAL Mapping

MSU Initiative Awarded for Raising Environmental Awareness

Friday, December 7, 2018

An initiative aimed at raising environmental awareness and engagement in Monroe, Michigan, born out of a collaboration with Michigan State University’s College of Arts and Letters, is now…