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Healthy commercial ads don’t change teens’ desire to eat junk food

How teens’ brains respond to TV commercials for fast food can predict what they are going to eat for dinner, according to...

LX graduate certificate prepares students to create educational experiences with learners in mind

A new collaboration at the University of Michigan seeks to address a demand for people who can create learning experiences that...

Yes wee can: study gives green light to use urine as crop fertiliser

Urine can be used as a fertiliser without fear it will fuel the spread of antibiotic resistance, researchers have revealed – although...

China-US trade deal: U-M experts can discuss

The “phase one” China trade deal, announced today by President Trump, is intended to open China to U.S. goods, improve protection for...

16,000+ U-M employees supported by research grants, report shows

More than 16,000 employees at the University of Michigan are supported each year by research grants, including about 5,000 students across the...

Number of youth who start vaping at 14 or before has tripled

ANN ARBOR—The number of e-cigarette users who began vaping at age 14 or younger has more than tripled in the last five...

Two in one: Fossil shells reveal both global mercury contamination and warming when dinosaurs perished

ANN ARBOR—The impact of an asteroid or comet is acknowledged as the principal cause of the mass extinction that killed off most...

Open water in wintertime Arctic is changing its atmosphere

The Arctic is warming faster than any other place on Earth, and thanks to this, sea spray aerosols similar to what researchers...

Azteca ant colonies move the same way leopards’ spots form

What could Azteca ants in coffee farms in Mexico have in common with leopards’ spots and zebras’ stripes?

Newly described fossil whale represents intermediate stage between foot-powered and tail-powered swimming

A newly described fossil whale represents a new species and an important step in the evolution of whale locomotion, according to a...

Tandem tool helps students work better, participate more equitably in teams

Whether in high school or college, most of us have experienced the frustration of group work. There often is at least one...

SURVEY OF THE HEALTH OF WISCONSIN PRESENTS LATINO COMMUNITY HEALTH SURVEY AT CONFERENCE

The conference focused on lifelong learning in health care and the collaboration between primary care and population health research. Rodriguez presented on...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...