In 1886, female students at Vassar College put on a parody of the opera "The Mikado" by Gilbert and Sullivan. The work reveals notions about who can or cannot do math. Sci comm researchers discovered the libretto in a used bookstore in 2005 as...
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Teeth and seashells can help make super strong glass., offering insight into finite element modeling for materials microarchitecture. Engineers use complex models to study the breaking point of brittle materials; the secret is found in the grinding...
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A U.S. team is in Mumbai this month working on disaster management curriculum with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). TISS is the only institution in all of Mumbai — one of the world's largest cities with 19 million people — to offer...
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Moose are picky eaters, and that’s a good thing for their ecosystems.
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Making the shift to renewable energy sources requires biomass, too.
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A hitch-mounted, cinema-quality camera on a pick-up truck can make bridge inspections safer and faster, developed by the Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI) and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).
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A new paper explores the genetic signatures of a pair of wolves isolated on Isle Royale, a remote national park in Lake Superior. The pair are father-daughter and share the same mother. Such close inbreeding leads to genetic anomalies, which likely...
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Tweaking the design of microring sensors enhances their sensitivity without adding more implementation complexity.
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Michigan Tech Researcher at World BioEconomy Forum in Finland to Promote Role of Forest Biomaterials in Sustainable Future
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Many uses for high-frequency radar in the Great Lakes: warning ships, tracking spills, monitoring algal blooms
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