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July 28, 2014
The University of Minnesota Solar Vehicle Project team finished second overall in the 2014 American Solar Challenge, an eight-day, 1,700-mile race that started in Austin, Texas on July 21 and ended at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis today.
July 24, 2014
A University of Minnesota parking lot will transform into a unique finish line as collegiate solar cars from around the world complete the American Solar Challenge in Minneapolis on Monday, July 28.
July 22, 2014
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house to showcase the Maple River aqueduct physical model built by the University of Minnesota.
July 22, 2014
The University of Minnesota reaches a major milestone this week when it celebrates the completion of its role in building a 14,000-ton detector in northern Minnesota that could yield crucial information about the early moments of the Universe.
July 15, 2014
Several UMN College of Science and Engineering faculty members were among the recipients of Transdisciplinary Research Program awarded by the University's Office for the Vice President for research.
July 9, 2014
A first-ever global census of Adélie penguins shows that the population is 3.79 million breeding pairs or 53 percent larger than previously estimated.
July 8, 2014
See a solar car built by University of Minnesota science and engineering students and wish the team luck on their upcoming cross-country race at the University of Minnesota Solar Vehicle Project Open House.
June 24, 2014
A first-of-its-kind study by researchers at the University of Minnesota (UMN) using snow during a Minnesota blizzard is giving researchers new insight into the airflow around large wind turbines.
June 23, 2014
The University of Minnesota announced today that it has been awarded a $12 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to lead an Energy Frontier Research Center aimed at accelerating scientific breakthroughs in energy research.
June 20, 2014
The University of Minnesota announced today that it has received a National Science Foundation I-Corps Site award, a grant aimed at helping science and engineering students and faculty to identify the commercial potential of their discoveries and test those ideas in the marketplace.