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Researcher Investigates Economically Important Grasses

Monday, April 16, 2018

Michigan State University researchers received more than $2.5 million for plant genome research that includes outreach work to create a children’s exhibit at Lansing’s Impression 5 Science Center…

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NSF Awards $122.5 Mil. for Operation of Cyclotron

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Test photos of the MSU NSCL for the Winter 2009 MSUToday magazine.

A cooperative agreement between Michigan State University and the National Science Foundation will result in up to $122.5 million in continued funding over five years for the National…

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MSU Doctoral Student Awarded NSF Fellowship

Friday, April 8, 2016
Maria Castano

Maria Castano, a Ph.D. student in the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has received a 2016 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The award will support her…

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A ‘Clear Path’ to Solar Power – Science Nation

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

MSU researcher, Richard Lunt, and his work with transparent solar cells was recently featured on Science Nation, the online magazine of the National Science Foundation.

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MSU’s Evolutionary Research Nets $22.5M NSF Grant

Monday, July 20, 2015

Michigan State University has been awarded $22.5 million by the National Science Foundation to continue the research, education and outreach activities of the BEACON Center for the Study…

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Fewer Galaxies Than Initially Thought

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Astronomy photo of galaxy

There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the universe then might be expected, according to a new study led by Michigan State University. Over the years,…

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MSU Leads $7 Million Effort to Improve Science Teaching

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Two girl students looking at test tubes

A Michigan State University professor created a successful model for teaching middle- and high-school students about carbon cycling, the primary driver of climate change. Now, Charles W. “Andy”…

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Shocking Secrets: Electric Eels Provide Clues for Practical Applications

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Electric Eel

For the first time, the genome of the electric eel has been sequenced. This discovery has revealed the secret of how fishes with electric organs have evolved six…

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