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Broad Exhibit Blends Art and Science

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Hehe photo

The Michigan State University Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, or MSU Broad, introduces a new exhibition, “MATTER(S) matter(s): Bridging Research in the Arts and Science,” which brings together…

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Michele H. Jackson Recommended as New Dean of Lyman Briggs College

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Michele Jackson

Michele H. Jackson will be recommended as dean of Michigan State University’s Lyman Briggs College. If approved by the MSU Board of Trustees, the appointment will be effective…

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MSU’s Wake Named Dibner Research Fellow

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Naoko Wake

Michigan State University associate professor Naoko Wake has been selected as a Dibner Research Fellow in the History of Science and Technology in 2018-19. She will spend fall…

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Can Open and Honest Scientists Win Public Trust?

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Kevin Elliott

With the increased politicization of science, more and more people continue to be skeptical of research, especially when it comes to hot-button topics such as climate change and…

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Public Skeptical of Research If Tied to a Company

Monday, May 8, 2017
John Besley, Aaron McCright, Kevin Elliot and Norbert Kaminski

When it comes to research warning us about the latest health risks or touting the latest cure, a new Michigan State University study indicates that many people won’t…

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‘Alternative Facts’ Not Just in Politics and Media

Sunday, February 19, 2017
Test tubes in science experiment

A Michigan State University scholar is warning those who read about the latest groundbreaking research to proceed with caution. “In everyday life, we recognize that we should think…

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Youth at Risk: A Collaborative Approach to Water Science

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Researchers Sara Fingal and Rebecca Lahr discuss their collaborative project to study the role youth play in environmental crisis and how youth can be empowered as change agents…

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A-Bomb Survivors Tell Stories of Love, Loss, Migration

Friday, May 27, 2016
A-bomb over Nagasaki 1945

Nearly 70 years after the United States bombed Japan in 1945, Michigan State University has acquired the world’s largest collection of interviews with bomb survivors living in North…

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Trying to Save Endangered Species in Nicaragua

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Gerald Urquhart

A proposed canal project in Nicaragua that would connect the Caribbean Sea with the Pacific Ocean could seriously deplete and disrupt the habitats of a number of animals,…

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Survey Shows Scientists Value Honesty, Curiosity

Monday, February 15, 2016
Robert Pennock

Michigan State University presented a first-of-its-kind study on the virtues and values of scientists at the 2016 meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C….

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