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Dust Grains Could be Remnants of Stellar Explosions

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Microscopic dust particles have been found in meteoritic material on Earth, particles that were likely formed in stellar explosions that occurred long before the creation of our star,…

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Researcher Develops App for Diabetes Self-Management

Monday, March 7, 2016

Bree Holtz, Michigan State University assistant professor, has received an American Diabetes Association Innovative Clinical or Transitional Science award totaling $590,544 to allow her to conduct research for…

World Wildlife Day 2016

World Wildlife Day 2016

Thursday, March 3, 2016

March 3, 2016, has been designated World Wildlife Day by the United Nations. This year, the theme is “The Future of Wildlife is in Our Hands,” a belief…

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MSU Researchers Discover a New Kind of Stem Cell

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Scientists at Michigan State University have discovered a new kind of stem cell, one that could lead to advances in regenerative medicine as well as offer new ways…

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NSF Grant to Continue Research Experiences for Teachers

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Teachers will be students again at Michigan State University thanks to a three-year, $600,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant that will extend MSU’s Research Experiences for Teachers (RET)….

Brent Scott and Fadel Matta

Workers Less Stressed by Consistently Bad Boss

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Is your boss always a jerk? You still may be better off than those workers whose supervisor is courteous one moment and rude the next. New research by…