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Love matters: How parents’ love shapes children’s lives

Parents often put their own relationship on the back burner to concentrate on their children, but a new study shows that...

Penn State No. 1 US producer of faculty Fulbright Scholars for 2019-20

Penn State has been recognized as the top U.S. producer of faculty Fulbright Scholars by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau...

$2.8M grant to fund bioprinting for reconstruction of face, mouth, skull tissues

Seamlessly correcting defects in the face, mouth and skull is highly challenging because it requires precise stacking of a variety of...

Native American mascots, names, chants: More offensive than previously reported

The tomahawk chop and war chant by fans of the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs may seem like harmless fun,...

Fighting climate change at the sink: A guide to greener dishwashing

If you’re an environmentally conscious consumer, you’ve probably heard that today’s highly efficient dishwashers use less energy and water than traditional...

Record-high Great Lakes water levels continue: U-M experts available to comment

Record-high monthly water levels were set in January 2020 on lakes Michigan-Huron and Superior, and more Great Lakes water-level records are expected...

Sediment loading key to predicting post-wildfire debris flows

The mudslides that follow wildfires in Southern California can be deadly and difficult to predict. New research can help officials identify...

Scientists solve structure enabling cyanobacteria to thrive in low light

Scientists have determined the structure of the protein complex that gives cyanobacteria their unique ability to convert weak, filtered sunlight into...

Social media content matters for job candidates, researchers find 4617

Applying for a job? Don’t come across as self-absorbed on your Facebook page. Don’t express your strong views on potentially controversial...

Leung Tsang elected to the National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering recently announced that Leung Tsang, a University of Michigan professor of electrical engineering and computer science,...

‘Alexa, let’s chat!’: U-M among 10 student teams worldwide advancing conversational AI

”Hi, this is an Alexa Prize Socialbot. Welcome back. I hope all is well. Random question: What is that one thing you...

Latest U-M teach-out focuses on presidential election process

The University of Michigan is encouraging learners to dialogue, to participate and to gain greater insights into the U.S. presidential election...

Anouncement

Ebert Film Fest to feature remastered ‘Cotton Club,’ Farrelly brothers comedy

Francis Ford Coppola’s drama set in Harlem’s legendary Cotton Club during the 1930s – remastered, restored and with added scenes and...

Insect Fear Film Festival examines insects’ close relatives: crustaceans

Lobsters, shrimp and crayfish look like marine versions of insects, with their antennae and segmented bodies. The resemblance is not by chance....

[Illinois] U of I student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been diagnosed with a case of bacterial meningitis, as...

Historic Latinx murals return to campus Feb. 21

Murals removed for restoration from the former home of the department of Latina/Latino studies and La Casa Cultural Latina at the...