Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

110 of 452
MolImagingDevice-18.jpg

Article ID: 693286

Liquid Cell Transmission Electron Microscopy Makes a Window Into the Nanoscale

Michigan Technological University

From energy materials to disease diagnostics, new microscopy techniques can provide more nuanced insight. Researchers first need to understand the effects of radiation on samples, which is possible with a new device that holds tightly sealed liquid cell samples for transmission electron microscopy.

Released:
23-Apr-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment
GeoheritageTour201707260014.jpg

Article ID: 693221

Meditation Could Help Anxiety and Cardiovascular Health

Michigan Technological University

In a student-led study, one hour of mindfulness meditation shown to reduce anxiety and some cardiovascular risk markers.

Released:
20-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment
Waterinfrastructure1.jpg

Article ID: 691327

Low-Tech, Affordable Solutions to Improve Water Quality

Michigan Technological University

Clever, fundamental engineering could go a long way toward preventing waterborne illness and exposure to carcinogenic substances in water.

Released:
19-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment
mending-broken-hearts-3d-substrate-cardiomyocytes-2.png
  • Embargo expired:
    13-Mar-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 690875

Mending Broken Hearts with Cardiomyocyte Molds

Michigan Technological University

Whether caused by an undetected birth defect or by a heart attack (myocardial infarction), when a heart sustains damage, it can be difficult to repair.

Released:
9-Mar-2018 1:05 PM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment
IceFishing201801090015.jpg

Article ID: 690808

Policy Brief Outlines How to Eliminate the Need for Fish Consumption Advisories in the Great Lakes

Michigan Technological University

Mercury, polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) compounds, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and persistent organic pollutants (POPs) make their way into Great Lakes fish. Chronic exposure is a problem for fish-reliant Indigenous communities; they asked, when can we eat the fish? A transdisciplinary team led by Michigan Tech set out to find answers.

Released:
8-Mar-2018 2:05 PM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 690500

Big Little Representations: How Hollywood Shapes Our Views of Domestic Violence

Michigan Technological University

In her latest book, Diane Shoos examines portrayals of abusive relationships on the Silver Screen that reinforce who and what we believe about domestic violence.

Released:
3-Mar-2018 12:30 PM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment

Arts and Humanities

Forestry201703020120copy.jpg

Article ID: 690350

Just Conservation: Environmental Issues and Social Justice Commingle

Michigan Technological University

Social justice and environmental conservation are considered great values in our society. However, in some conservation efforts, conflicts arise. A team led by Michigan Technological University explore ethical frameworks to resolve these conflicts.

Released:
1-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment

Law and Public Policy

Mi-Star201601130080copy.jpg

Article ID: 690223

How Do Teachers Integrate STEM into K-12 Classrooms?

Michigan Technological University

New teaching standards like the Next Generation Science Standards call for weaving science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) into classrooms better. What makes this integration effective?

Released:
27-Feb-2018 4:05 PM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment

Education

pH_imaging_picture.jpg

Article ID: 689032

An Cyanine Dye Acid Test that Won't Drown in Water

Michigan Technological University

Near-infrared cyanine dyes are go-to tools for studying the inner workings of cells and investigating the biochemistry of disease, including cancer. But even though they have low toxicity and plenty of applications, these fluorescent dyes have a weakness: Put them in water and they quit working. A new dye overcomes this problem.

Released:
6-Feb-2018 9:05 AM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment
JoshuaPearce201704140027.jpg

Article ID: 688992

Farm Sunshine, Not Cancer: Replacing Tobacco Fields with Solar Arrays

Michigan Technological University

Michigan Tech researchers contend that tobacco farmers could increase profits by converting their land to solar farms, which in turn provides renewable energy generation.

Released:
5-Feb-2018 2:50 PM EST
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Comment

Showing results

110 of 452





Chat now!