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December 16, 2014
A new study by an international team of researchers shows for the first time that people may inherit some of the intestinal bacteria that cause Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, collectively know as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
December 15, 2014
Driving vehicles that use electricity from renewable energy instead of gasoline could reduce the resulting deaths due to air pollution by 70 percent.
December 12, 2014
University of Minnesota researchers are doing about twice as well as expected in competing for available federal funds and a record number of start up companies were launched in FY2014, according to the University’s annual research report.
December 8, 2014
A project aimed at developing magnets that don't require the use of rare earth elements captured the $10,000 top prize in a Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA) competition held Dec. 4 at the University of Minnesota's Institute on the Environment in St. Paul.
December 5, 2014
Dr. Franklin (Lynn) Orr was confirmed by the Senate on December 4, 2014 as the Under Secretary for Science and Energy at the Department of Energy.
November 25, 2014
University of Minnesota engineering researchers have developed a chip on which both sound wave and light wave are generated and confined together so that the sound can very efficiently control the light.
November 20, 2014
Join the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering (CSE) during the first two weekends in December for a dazzling light show designed by students.
November 18, 2014
Math plus science equals a day of fun and learning for the whole family at the University of Minnesota?s annual Math and Science Family Fun Fair o Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.
November 17, 2014
University of Minnesota student Vandon Duong has been awarded the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) Collegiate Star Award, which recognizes individuals who exemplify “inspirational leadership, admirable mentorship, and key contributions to the community.”
November 11, 2014
After more than two years of construction, the University of Minnesota is ready to show off a new $30 million addition and renovation of Amundson Hall, home of the highly ranked University of Minnesota chemical engineering and materials science programs.