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Climate-Change Foes Winning Public Opinion War

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

As world leaders meet this week and next at a historic climate change summit in Paris, a new study by Michigan State University environmental scientists suggests opponents of…

Andrea Wittenborn

New Model of Depression Could Lead to Better Treatments

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

A new scientific model that incorporates the myriad drivers of depression could lead to more precise treatment for an illness that affects 350 million worldwide. Developed by scientists…

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Mystery Solved, Thanks to Insects

Monday, November 30, 2015

Michigan State University entomologist and osteopathic medical specialist Eric Benbow is performing cutting-edge research that blends entomology and microbiology to solve mysteries in areas as diverse as aquatic…

John Besley

What Do Young Adults Think of Farmers?

Monday, November 30, 2015

John Besley, associate professor, College of Communication Arts and Sciences, and Ellis N. Brandt Chair in Public Relations, is a leading expert on the public perception of science…

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MSU’s Gore Studies Global Animal Trafficking

Monday, November 23, 2015

Despite his adorable appearance, Julius is not your normal household pet. A sulcata tortoise, he will grow to weigh nearly 200 pounds and measure approximately 3 feet in…

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More Fertility Hormones, Less Chance of Live Birth

Monday, November 23, 2015

A Michigan State University study has found that too much of a hormone commonly used during in vitro fertility, or IVF, treatments actually decreases a woman’s chances of…