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Insecticides Found to Be Primary Driver of Butterfly Decline

Insecticide use is the single largest factor contributing to a decline in total butterfly abundance and species diversity in the Midwest, according to a newly released study published by the journal PLOS ONE from Michigan State University.
20-Jun-2024 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MSU researchers discover honeybees can detect lung cancer

Michigan State University researchers have discovered that honeybees can detect biomarkers or chemical concentrations associated with lung cancer in human breath. The researchers have also shown that the honeybees can distinguish between different...
12-Jun-2024 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MSU researchers unveil secrets of our galaxy’s black hole with ‘fireworks’ and ‘echoes’

Michigan State University researchers led by Shuo Zhang, have presented new findings that will help scientists better understand the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way, Sagittarius A*.
11-Jun-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MSU, DNR partner to band peregrine falcons for last time as species recovers

For the third year in a row, researchers from Michigan State University’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources partnered to place unique identification bands on peregrine falcon chicks to...
6-Jun-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

2024 US Supreme Court case rulings: MSU experts can comment

MSU has a satellite uplink/LTN TV studio and Comrex line for radio interviews upon request.
6-Jun-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MSU research: What makes a good headline?

According to research from Michigan State University, news readers engage more with simple writing, suggesting journalists should write simply — clearly and without ambiguity — to attract attention online.
4-Jun-2024 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

MSU professor selected for World Health Organization committee to set dietary guidelines

Felicia Wu, John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor and University Distinguished Professor in Michigan State University’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, was selected to serve on the World Health Organization’s, or WHO’s,...
30-May-2024 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Fanaticos del beisbol: MSU students, Lansing Lugnuts partner to develop advertising campaigns for Hispanic community

The next time you go to a Lansing Lugnuts baseball game, you may just see an advertisement or promotion created by Michigan State University students.
30-May-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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MSU experts weigh in on push for a shorter US workweek

For decades, the 40-hour workweek has been the standard practice for many workers in the United States. Millions of Americans arrive at work by 8 a.m. and continue until 5 p.m., if not later into the evening.
10-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT

MSU expert: The cicadas are coming

For the first time in more than 200 years, two broods of cicadas Brood XIX, known as the Great Southern Brood, and Brood XIII, known as the Northern Illinois Brood will emerge from the ground simultaneously. Hannah Burrack, professor and chair of...
17-Apr-2024 5:05 PM EDT

MSU expert: what to know about avian influenza detections

Although the current avian influenza outbreak began more than two years ago, detections have been made in recent weeks in cattle, cats and large commercial poultry flocks across the country and in Michigan.
11-Apr-2024 4:05 PM EDT

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