Science & Technology

  1. Global forest restoration and the importance of empowering local communities August 24, 2020
  2. Biomorphic batteries could provide 72x more energy for robots August 19, 2020
  3. Safe busing during COVID-19: The science behind U-M’s changes August 19, 2020
  4. U-M Center for Academic Innovation expands writing tool Lettersmith for professional connections August 19, 2020
  5. North American cold-climate forests are already absorbing less carbon, study shows August 17, 2020
  6. Transparent solar panels for windows hit record 8% efficiency August 17, 2020
  7. State initiative to design ‘road of the future’ connecting Detroit and Ann Arbor August 13, 2020
  8. The quantum brain: What a laser can tell us about the relationship between entangled photons and neurons August 12, 2020
  9. U-M study finds facial recognition technology in schools presents many problems, recommends ban August 10, 2020
  10. Paramveer Dhillon: Research shows costly failure to coordinate COVID-19 response August 10, 2020
  11. Completing the set: ‘Coupon-collection behavior’ reduces sex-ratio variation among families August 6, 2020
  12. Online ‘booster’ improves attitudes toward hearing health among farm youths August 5, 2020
  13. In short supply: Using AI to navigate out of a COVID treatment supply issue August 5, 2020
  14. Social bonds in adulthood don’t mediate early life trauma August 3, 2020
  15. Origami microbots: Centuries-old artform guides cutting-edge advances in tiny machines July 30, 2020
  16. Sticking the landing on Mars: High-powered computing aims to reduce guesswork July 29, 2020
  17. Ecologists across the country say academy must root out racism, recognize Black scholar excellence July 27, 2020
  18. Ultra-low power brain implants find meaningful signal in grey matter noise July 27, 2020
  19. The future? (Sustainable) plastics for high schoolers July 23, 2020
  20. People ‘fly to quality’ news on social sites when faced with uncertainty July 22, 2020