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Advancing the Science of Domicology

Friday, April 22, 2016

Professor Rex LaMore, Director of the Center for Community and Economic Development, explains Domicology–the life cycle of structures.

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Removal of Abandoned Properties: Deconstruction vs. Demolition

Friday, April 22, 2016

Professor Matt Syal of Planning, Design & Construction describes the challenges of deconstruction versus demolition at the Domicology event on April 22, 2016.

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Domicology: Changing the CEM Paradigm

Friday, April 22, 2016

Professor George Berghorn explains how society must move toward more sustainable construction management techniques in this research presentation at the Domicology event on April 22, 2015.

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MSU Experiment Turns Greenhouse Gas Emissions into Algae

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Green Algae

New technology being tested at Michigan State University could change the way we look at algae. Development of the device, known as an algae photo bioreactor, is a…

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Grassroots Tactics Could Improve Global Environmental Policies

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
portrait photo of Meredith Gore

Much of the world may cringe as lemurs are hunted and killed or when entire forests are burnt and harvested for charcoal. However, if local residents don’t perceive…

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MSU Researcher One of Only Four to Receive Cancer Research Grant

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Sophia Lunt

MSU’s Sophia Lunt is one of only four young investigators nationally to receive a 2016 NextGen Grant for Transformative Cancer Research from the American Association for Cancer Research. Lunt’s…

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New Mellon Fellow Will Use Science Data to Explore Poetic Sound

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Sean Pue

Hoping to bridge data science and the humanities, Michigan State University researcher Sean Pue will use a fellowship from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to study the role…

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Religious Rhetoric Not Helpful in Anti-Alcohol Messages

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
brandy glasses

Does including a religious message in a public service announcement warning of the dangers of alcohol use make a difference to the viewer, especially if that person lives…

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Taking a New, Deeper Look at the ‘High-Energy’ Sky

Monday, April 18, 2016
HAWC-gamma-ray-observatory

Scientists operating the newly commissioned High Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Observatory today presented the deepest survey map to date of the highest energy gamma ray sources in the…

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Pinpointing the Effects of Fertilizer

Monday, April 18, 2016

Plant biologists at Michigan State University and the University of Illinois have pinpointed the area of genomes within nitrogen-fixing bacteria in roots, called rhizobia, that’s being altered when…

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