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Weapons Trade Reveals a Darker Side to Dark Web

Thursday, April 18, 2019
Weapons trade reveals a darker side to dark web

Debates over gun regulations make headlines across the world, but there’s an underground operation for weapons that has drawn very little attention – until now. Researchers from Michigan…

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More Michigan Students Taking, Passing Advanced Math

Thursday, April 11, 2019
Mathematics, Michigan High School Students

Michigan high school students are going above and beyond the required math curriculum, likely an effect of the state’s graduation requirements finds new research from Michigan State University….

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Teens Face Health and Safety Risks Exploring Sex Online

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Teens, Internet, Sexual Assault

Teens spend hours every day on internet-connected devices, with limitless opportunities to explore sexuality online. These opportunities don’t come without big risks, though. A researcher from Michigan State…

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New Study Defends Female Race Car Drivers’ Fitness

Friday, April 5, 2019
Female Race Car Driving

In the world of racing, the debate on whether women are as fit as men behind the wheel can often become heated. Just last year, Carmen Jorda, a…

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Energy Stealthily Hitches Ride in Global Trade

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Global Trade, virtual energy, China

Fulfilling the world’s growing energy needs summons images of oil pipelines, electric wires and truckloads of coal, but Michigan State University scientists show a lot of energy moves…

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Employing Young Adults with Autism

Monday, April 1, 2019
Young Adults, Employment, Autism

When Anthony Capriglione was at Michigan State University he had a difficult time adjusting to the new environment, working in groups and communicating with peers and teachers due…

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When Tempers Flare, Nurses’ Injuries Could Rise

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Nurse Work Injuries

A new study by researchers at Michigan State University and Portland State University has found that when there’s an imbalance in support among nurses at work, tempers flare…

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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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WKAR Receives Multiple Awards, Including TV, Radio Honor

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
WKAR

WKAR was named both Michigan Public Television Station of the Year and Public Radio Group One Station of the Year for 2018 by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters at the Broadcast Excellence Awards ceremony held…

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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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