Science & Technology

  1. Algorithm & Blues: Machine-aided personnel decisions aim for fairness, risk side effects December 2, 2020
  2. Using ancient minerals from deep within Earth’s crust to measure cosmic radiation December 1, 2020
  3. Eight U-M scientists, engineers named 2020 AAAS Fellows November 24, 2020
  4. ‘Extremely aggressive’ internet censorship spreads in the world’s democracies November 17, 2020
  5. Researchers find that a type of RNA monitors the genome to help ensure its integrity November 16, 2020
  6. Fish carcasses deliver toxic mercury pollution to the deepest ocean trenches November 16, 2020
  7. Racism, election overtake COVID-19 as ‘iffy’ news on popular social sites November 16, 2020
  8. Understanding the ‘membrane’ in membraneless organelles November 13, 2020
  9. Large-scale nest study shows that noise and light pollution alter bird reproduction November 11, 2020
  10. Ad-free, censorship-free social sites MeWe, Parler see surge in interest postelection November 11, 2020
  11. Glioblastoma nanomedicine crosses into brain in mice, eradicates recurring brain cancer November 10, 2020
  12. Hurricane-tracking CYGNSS satellite system gets NASA renewal as it expands its reach November 9, 2020
  13. Genetic testing: Employee perk or privacy hazard? November 5, 2020
  14. Most isolated massive stars are kicked out of their clusters October 29, 2020
  15. Chesapeake Bay dead zone smaller than in recent years October 28, 2020
  16. Personal cold plasma ‘air curtain’ design for COVID-19 protection moves forward October 27, 2020
  17. Localized vaccination surveillance could help prevent measles outbreaks October 26, 2020
  18. Mythbusting: 5 common misperceptions surrounding the environmental impacts of single-use plastics October 26, 2020
  19. Like humans, chimps prioritize positive relationships as they age October 22, 2020
  20. Why don’t we click on some social media posts? October 21, 2020