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Engineering Gives Nick Ward a Hand (Brace)

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

When Michigan State University’s Nick Ward fractured his left hand in February, the basketball team’s title hopes faded slightly. The 6’8”, 245-pound center has been a key player…

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When it Comes to Monarchs, Fall Migration Matters

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Monarch Butterflies

Scientists studying monarch butterflies have traditionally focused on two sources for their decline – winter habitat loss in Mexico and fewer milkweed plants in the Midwest. New research…

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Animal Abuse in Correlation with Perpetrator’s Relationship

Monday, March 18, 2019
Laura Reese

As states around the country move to stiffen punishments for animal cruelty, Michigan State University researchers have found a correlation between the types of animal abuse committed and…

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Neutrino Hunting in the Antarctic

Friday, March 15, 2019

Darren Grant, Department of Physics and Astronomy at Michigan State University, discusses neutrinos, also known as ghost particles, and the active research being conducted at the IceCube Observatory…

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College of Osteopathic Medicine Student Recognized Nationally

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Health

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine student Taran Silva has been named the 2019 National Student DO of the Year by the American Association of Colleges of…

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New Approaches to College Drinking and Smoking Intervention

Thursday, March 14, 2019
College Drinking and Smoking Intervention, Peer Approval

Peer approval is the best indicator of the tendency for new college students to drink or smoke, even if the students don’t want to admit it, according to…

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Understanding and Controlling the Molecule that Made the Universe

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Trihydrogen, Molecule, Universe

Trihydrogen, or H3+, is acknowledged by scientists as the molecule that made the universe. As published in recent issues of Nature Communications and the Journal of Chemical Physics,…

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Coaching Model Still Best According to Early Childhood Interventionists

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Early Intervention, Coaching Model

Researchers at Michigan State University partnered with researchers at the University of Illinois to investigate the coaching model, used by early intervention service providers, to understand how it…

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Aktulga to Tackle Extreme-Scale Scientific Computing Using NSF CAREER Award

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
College of Engineering Building

An assistant professor at Michigan State University will use a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award to develop novel algorithms and software to help computational…

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MSU Graduate Programs Earn Top National Rankings

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Spartan statue on a winter afternoon

Michigan State University earned the No. 1 title for five of its programs in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools. For the…

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