Michigan State University

Onions hold key to plant disease management for Cambodian scholar

Plant diseases are a major limiting factor for crop production and food security in Cambodia. Part of the problem is that the resources and human …

Agriculture

Is Michigan ready for the next recession?

• Cautious approach is being adopted by businesses<br>• Experts say it's unlikely the state's extended recovery can continue<br>• Warning signs are starting to …

Economy

Michigan State basketball's Miles Bridges knows he must play possessed

CLOSE<p>No. 2 Michigan State missed its opportunity against No. 1 Duke in the Champions Classic on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Chicago. Video by Chris …

College Basketball

MSU Baseball Hosting Several Clinics

Michigan State’s baseball staff will host a number of upcoming camps and clinics throughout the winter.

College & University

Transparent Solar Panels to be used as Windows to Power Your Home?

This is how one day your windows can help power your home using transparent solar panels as windows! If you’re interested in learning how that works, …

Clean Energy

Systems Perspective and the Myth of the Self-Made Man

Head Start May Protect Against Foster Care Placement<p>Published<p>1 month ago<p>on<p>2017/10/11<p>Participating in Head Start may help prevent young children from …

Social Work

Q&A: Understanding the debate over tax reform in Washington

CLOSE<p>There are a lot of differences.<p><i>The current debate in Washington, D.C. over tax policy raises fundamental questions about fairness and efficiency</i> …

Social Justice

$1M gift boosts Michigan State's music building project

Michigan State University is putting a $1 million gift toward expanding and renovating its music facilities.<p>The East Lansing school announced Tuesday …

Business

If Roy Moore Wins, the Senate Is Stuck With Him

Rep. Morris Udall, on losing the 1976 presidential nomination to Jimmy Carter, quipped: “The voters have spoken—the bastards.” That applies to Alabama’s Dec. 12 U.S. Senate election. The voters will have their say, and if they elect Roy Moore despite his alleged sexual misconduct, the Constitution …

Opinion

In Nigeria, testing farm workers for malaria increases their wellness and productivity

When workers were uncertain about their health status, their work effort decreased.<p>Disease can have a major impact on our working lives. Take …

Malaria

Transparent Solar Cells: The Future of Energy Production

<i>This is a solar energy cell (source)</i><p>The news about solar energy has been getting better and better for a decade or more. As storage schemes improve, …

Clean Energy

Software student hacking his way to the top

Hailing from Bangalore (Bengaluru) in southern India, Karthik studied computer science at Michigan State University in the United States and worked …

University of Sydney

Mayo Clinic announces 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Stephen Challachombe, Ph.D., Donald Greydanus, M.D., Robert Nirschl, M.D., Thomas Spelsberg, Ph.D. and Robert Waller, M.D., …

Medicine

These Lentils Are the Perfect Side-Dish for Your Friendsgiving Feast

Step 1<p>Rinse lentils and soak them in water for about 15 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in a heavy-bottomed pan.<p>Step 3<p>When the oil is hot, …

Recipes

iPhone X Bug Trolled During Ohio State University Vs. Michigan State Game

Apple’s 2017 flagship, the iPhone X, has been suffering from a series of glitches since its launch. One of the prominent ones was the ItoA …

Ohio State University

There are four types of drinker according to scientists - which one are you?

Researchers at the Michigan State University have been working on a way to categorise the different types of drinker that exist in the world.<p>And no, we don't mean 'the prosecco drinker who loves a brunch', or 'the G&T at 7pm kind of drinker', we mean the way in which you drink and taste wine - and …

Personality

6 Items You Should Clean More Often Than You Do

Here's where little buggers hang out and what you can do to get rid of them<p>No matter how often or how vigorously you clean, you can still have a …

Lifestyle

Mother of MSU star Miles Bridges talks about son

Get the news<p>CLOSE<p>Cynthia Bridges, mother of Michigan State University basketball star Miles Bridges, talks about her son getting into …

College Basketball

Staff picks: No chance Michigan loses; small chance Michigan State wins

CLOSE<p>SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' George Schroeder breaks down the College Football Playoff rankings.<p>Our writers take a crack at predicting who …

College Football

CEOs have strikingly similar résumés — here's how to make yours look more like theirs

<b>• CEOs tend to have certain things in common when it comes to their résumés.</b><p><b>• Job site Zippia recently looked through 7 million résumés to get a sense of the top skills CEOs tend to emphasize.</b><p><b>• Many CEOs major in some business-related field, among other findings.</b><p>Want to give your résumé a boost?<p>Try …

Business

The dead can unlock iPhones, offering possible clues to a killer's plan after memories go

SAN FRANCISCO — Your shiny new smartphone may unlock with only your thumbprint, eye or face. But it turns out you don't need to be alive to get past this unique security barrier, opening new frontiers for individual privacy and law enforcement.<p>The FBI is struggling to gain access to the iPhone of …

News (U.S.)

Could the air you breathe be a factor in Parkinson's?

Could the air you breathe, specifically through your nose, be a factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease? That’s a question a Michigan State …

Parkinson's Disease

A larger dispute involves the future relationship between Wayne State and DMC.

Wayne County Circuit Court ruled Wednesday that University Pediatricians, the primary medical practice serving DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan, …

The Value of Student Exchanges to Developing Countries — and the U.S.

<b>USAID’s student exchange programs prepare students to be leaders in their country’s development. But they also bring benefits to American students,</b> …

Education

Dog's rare condition requires her to eat meals in special highchair

A Michigan dog with an esophagus disorder sits in a highchair during her mealtimes.<p>Tink, a 1-year-old silver Labrador, was diagnosed in 2016 with …

Dogs

Pair Wine to Your Personality, Not Your Food, Suggests New Study

New research from Michigan State University shows that a person’s wine preferences may actually stem from their “vinotype.”<p>Though many foodies and …

Research

Fake service animals causing real issues

- It’s becoming more and more common to see pets in restaurants, grocery stores, and even airplanes. For some, having a service animal could be a …

Los Angeles

What the Facebook, Google and Twitter algorithms hide from you

It’s not just about what we’re missing on our social media feeds, but the invisible ways we are being manipulated as we travel across the internet<p>In …

Algorithms

Literacy Colloquy: Dr. Gary Troia

A talk from Dr. <b>Gary Troia</b>, associate professor in the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education at Michigan State …

Learning

Naming abusers online may be “mob justice” but it’s still justice

Men have sexually assaulted and harassed women with impunity for millennia. Incredibly, ever since the allegations against Hollywood impresario Harvey Weinstein stopped being an “open secret,” a few famous men have finally faced repercussions for their actions. Where inept courts and HR departments …

Feminism