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Testing A New Way To Tackle Cancer

Friday, April 2, 2021
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Michigan State University, Spectrum Health and Lansing-based company Niowave have teamed up to develop a new strategy to fight cancer A potential new weapon against cancer is entering…

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MSU’s Ringle Earns U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Funding Award

Friday, December 4, 2020
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Michigan State University’s Ryan Ringle won a $356,000 U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science (DOE-SC) funding award for research and development in accelerator science and technology for…

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Best Of 2020: Supernova Surprise Creates Elemental Mystery

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
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One of the top Phys.org articles of 2020. Michigan State University researchers have discovered that one of the most important reactions in the universe can get a huge…

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FRIB Issues First Call For Proposals For Beam Time

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
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Marking an exciting step toward commencing scientific user operation, FRIB issued its first call for proposals today. The call invites scientific users the world over to submit their…

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Bringing The Promise Of Quantum Computing To Nuclear Physics

Thursday, October 8, 2020
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Quantum mechanics, the physics of atoms and subatomic particles, can be strange, especially compared to the everyday physics of Isaac Newton’s falling apples. But this unusual science is…

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