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MSU Biosystems And Agricultural Engineering Professors Receive Grants to Bring Agricultural Innovations to Developing Countries

Monday, November 30, 2020
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Ajit Srivastava, professor in the Michigan State University (MSU) Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering (BAE) and Pouyan Nejadhashemi, MSU Foundation professor in BAE, are each part of…

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Study Identifies Countries And States With Greatest Age Biases

Monday, November 30, 2020
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Elders are more respected in Japan and China and not so much in more individualistic nations like the United States and Germany say Michigan State University researchers who…

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Access to Breastfeeding Education Affects Feeding Choices Among Chinese-American Mothers

Monday, November 30, 2020
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A recent study led by a Michigan State University College of Nursing researcher found a lack of available prenatal breastfeeding education led Chinese-American women to introduce other unnecessary liquids to…

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LaPensée Inducted into Women in Games Hall of Fame

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
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A game developer, graphic novelist and researcher at MSU’s ComArtSci, Assistant Professor Elizabeth LaPensée, Ph.D., joined the 2020 class of honorees to the Women in Games Hall of Fame. LaPensée was…

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The Science Of The Season

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
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Michigan State University researchers are helping keep the holiday season green and fragrant by dedicating their expertise year-round to Michigan’s flourishing Christmas tree and chestnut industries. Chestnuts Roasting…

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High Honors For Spartans Advancing Science: Four Named AAAS Fellows

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
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The American Association for the Advancement of Science, or AAAS, has awarded the distinction of fellow to four MSU faculty members this year. These individuals have been elevated…

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KnowWhereGraph: Enriching Cross-Domain Knowledge Graphs Using Spatially-Explicit AI Technologies

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
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Matrix:Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences in the College of Social Science at Michigan State University is collaborating with a multidisciplinary team of researchers who have received…

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Critical Race Studies Artist-In-Residence To Reimagine Spartan Statue

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
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As the 2020-2021 College of Arts & Letters’ Artist-in-Residence of Critical Race Studies, Young Joon Kwak is using multidisciplinary artistry to examine MSU’s Sparty statue in order to understand its…

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DOD-Funded Research Could Lead To Diagnostics, Therapies For Rare Neurological Disorder

Monday, November 23, 2020
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Most of the time, food poisoning is just that — we eat something rotten or contaminated, we get sick, we get better and we move on. But in…

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MSU Researchers Discover ‘Missing’ Piece Of Hawaii’s Formation

Thursday, November 19, 2020
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An oceanic plateau has been observed for the first time in Earth’s lower mantle, 800 kilometers deep underneath Eastern Siberia, pushing Hawaii’s birthplace back to 100 million years, says a Michigan State University geophysicist. The discovery came…

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