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Fighting climate change at the sink: A guide to greener dishwashing

If you’re an environmentally conscious consumer, you’ve probably heard that today’s highly efficient dishwashers use less energy and water than traditional...

Record-high Great Lakes water levels continue: U-M experts available to comment

Record-high monthly water levels were set in January 2020 on lakes Michigan-Huron and Superior, and more Great Lakes water-level records are expected...

Sediment loading key to predicting post-wildfire debris flows

The mudslides that follow wildfires in Southern California can be deadly and difficult to predict. New research can help officials identify...

Scientists solve structure enabling cyanobacteria to thrive in low light

Scientists have determined the structure of the protein complex that gives cyanobacteria their unique ability to convert weak, filtered sunlight into...

Social media content matters for job candidates, researchers find 4617

Applying for a job? Don’t come across as self-absorbed on your Facebook page. Don’t express your strong views on potentially controversial...

Leung Tsang elected to the National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering recently announced that Leung Tsang, a University of Michigan professor of electrical engineering and computer science,...

‘Alexa, let’s chat!’: U-M among 10 student teams worldwide advancing conversational AI

”Hi, this is an Alexa Prize Socialbot. Welcome back. I hope all is well. Random question: What is that one thing you...

Latest U-M teach-out focuses on presidential election process

The University of Michigan is encouraging learners to dialogue, to participate and to gain greater insights into the U.S. presidential election...

Herringbone pattern in plant cell walls critical to cell growth

Plant cells tend to grow longer instead of wider due to the alignment of the many layers of cellulose that make up...

Gallery transforms into courtroom for ‘Witness Lab’ at the U-M Museum of Art

A new courtroom installation and performance series created by artist Courtney McClellan will open at the University of Michigan Museum of...

Coronavirus: Is it time to panic yet?

As the coronavirus continues to spread, a University of Michigan School of Public Health expert discusses the virus transmission and virulence.

Fulbright Scholars: 32 U-M students, faculty win awards

ANN ARBOR—University of Michigan graduate student Lenard Foust just finished his journey as a U.S. Fulbright Scholar in China.

Anouncement

[Urbana] Learn to tap dance this spring

It's never too late to learn to tap dance! Sign up for beginning tap dance classes that...

[Urbana] Free age-friendly kitchen demonstrations!

Urbana Park District-People age 50 and better get the chance to enjoy free cooking demonstrations this winter and spring at the...

[Urbana] Sunday Morning Bird Walks return March 1

Everyone is welcome to our free Sunday Morning Bird Walks at Anita Purves Nature Center beginning March 1. All walks begin...

Ebert Film Fest to feature remastered ‘Cotton Club,’ Farrelly brothers comedy

Francis Ford Coppola’s drama set in Harlem’s legendary Cotton Club during the 1930s – remastered, restored and with added scenes and...