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Harnessing the Power of Biology Scientists Go the Distance in Electron Transfer Study

Monday, July 6, 2020

In one video, you see a dark, opaque surface, pulsating slowly. All of a sudden, a flash of light streaks across the surface with the intensity of a…

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FRIB Researchers Develop Novel Approach to Modeling Yet-Unconfirmed Rare Nuclear Process

Monday, July 6, 2020

Researchers from the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) Laboratory at Michigan State University (MSU) have taken a major step toward a theoretical first-principles description of neutrinoless double-beta…

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MSU Law School Moot Court Ranked #1 in the Nation

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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Michigan State University College of Law has the top-ranked law school moot court program in the United States, according to 2019-2020 data compiled by the University of Houston…

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Loving Your Neighborhood May Not Be About the Area Itself

Monday, June 29, 2020
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How do you feel about your neighborhood now that you’ve been confined during a pandemic? A Michigan State University researcher conducted a study to quantify what makes people…

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Philosophy Professor Recognized for Anti-Violence Research

Monday, June 29, 2020
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Elena Ruíz’s anti-violence research has attracted the interest and support of advocacy organizations and philanthropic groups world-wide, including the Me Too Movement Organization for which she was named…

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MSU Vets Successfully Complete New Surgical Technique

Friday, June 26, 2020
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When a special cat named Sophie arrived at Michigan State University Small Animal Clinic with a rare knee condition, the MSU veterinarians got creative and used a first-of-its-kind…

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Disparities in Biology Textbooks Explored

Friday, June 26, 2020
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Researchers from four universities, including Michigan State University plant biologists Marjorie Weber and Ash Zemenick, participated in a study to explore a potential demographic mismatch in scientists featured in biology textbooks…

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MSU’s Cooper and McCusker Receive Royal Society of Chemistry Honors

Friday, June 26, 2020
The new entrance to the Chemistry building on Shaw Lane.

Melanie Cooper, Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education, and James K. McCusker, Michigan State University Foundation Professor of Chemistry, each received a prestigious award from the Royal Society of Chemistry,…

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MSU Sociologists Working to Help Refugees Stay Safe from COVID-19

Friday, June 26, 2020
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In refugee camps and urban settlements throughout the Middle East and North Africa, the threat of COVID-19 is high in the minds of the non-governmental organizations. In some…

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Leveraging Consumer Arrogance Leads to Product Sales

Thursday, June 25, 2020
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Deny it you might, but even modest consumers brag about their purchases every once in a while. But can marketers leverage our tendency to brag about our buys…

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