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Exercising Helps You Make Better Food Choices

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Photo of healthy food and food groups

A new study, involving a Michigan State University epidemiologist, has found another healthy benefit to exercising…making better dietary choices. The research analyzed 2,680 young adults in an intensive,…

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MSU Will Use $5M NIH Grant to Connect Dots Between Pesticides and Parkinson’s

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Crop field for pesticides and Parkinson's

A Michigan State University researcher is hoping to make a connection between pesticides, olfactory impairment and early symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases among aging farmers. Honglei Chen, a professor…

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Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Twenty years after he first traveled to South Africa, Peter Glendinning, Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, has returned as a Fulbright Scholar to…

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Expert Clears Misconceptions of Eating Disorders

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Photo of woman measuring her wasteline

At least 30 million people of all ages and genders suffer from eating disorders in the United States. In fact, eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of…

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Bringing New Energy to Physics Education

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Danny Caballero is leading an effort to revolutionize how physics is taught at the college level. The Michigan State University associate professor of physics education and his colleagues…

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Poetry Course Provides Foundation for Art Exhibit

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Poetry for art exhibit prison

Following the latest semester of his prison poetry course, Guillermo Delgado, artist and academic specialist in community and socially engaged arts in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities…

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MSU Research Center in the Fight Against Phony Pharmaceuticals

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Pharmaceutical drugs in supply chain

Faculty from Michigan State University play an instrumental role in ensuring the pharmaceutical drugs we take are delivered through a safe supply chain. New federal rules require companies…

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Survey Reveals Michigan’s Fears Regarding Line 5 Spill

Monday, February 25, 2019
Line 5 underwater oil pipeline in to the Straits of Mackinac, State of the State Survey, Mackinac Bridge, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan

Michigan residents are worried about a spill of the Line 5 underwater oil pipeline in to the Straits of Mackinac and are even more concerned about a rupture…

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Uncovering the Origins of the Cultivated Strawberry

Monday, February 25, 2019
Strawberries

Until now, little has been known about the evolutionary origins of the cultivated garden strawberry. Whereas most species, including humans, are diploid with two copies of the genome…

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The Periodic Table and How It Transforms Our Everyday Lives

Saturday, February 23, 2019

The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams hosts Saturday Morning Physics talks for the public as part of their Advanced Studies Gateway. In the latest lecture from February 23,…

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