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MSU Scientists Conduct Largest Freshwater Insect Census in U.S.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

When it comes to census taking, people are not the only ones who count. As the country completes its 2020 Census—the 23rd in U.S. history—researchers in Michigan State…

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MSU, Henry Ford Health System Finalize Partnership to Battle Health Disparities

Monday, January 25, 2021

Henry Ford Health System and Michigan State University, two of the state’s leading education, research and health care institutions, are partnering to make Michigan a national leader in…

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Nanomedicine’s ‘Crown’ is Ready for Its Close-Up

Monday, January 25, 2021

An international team of researchers led by Michigan State University’s Morteza Mahmoudi has developed a new method to better understand how nanomedicines — emerging diagnostics and therapies that are very…

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Friends are Most Valued in Cultures Where They May be Needed Most

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Friends are more than just trusted confidantes, say Michigan State University researchers who have examined the cultural and health benefits of close human relationships in a new study….

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Looking for the Long-Term Secret to STEM Success

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Researcher Lisa Linnenbrink-Garcia started following a group of college students to learn if they would remain interested in science careers, and what types of experiences shape their attitudes. That was…

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Mitigating Floods in Extreme Weather

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Study finds that dams reduce global flood exposure in climate change. A collaborative worldwide study led by researchers at the National Institute for Environmental Studies-Japan, the University of…