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U of M student start-ups win 2015 Acara Challenge with innovative impact ventures

Student-run impact ventures focused on solar-powered microgrids for rural India and environmentally friendly feminine hygiene products have been selected Gold Level winners of the 2015 Acara Challenge, a competition held by the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment in partnership with the College of Science and Engineering and the Carlson School of Management.

New Exhibit Highlights Effects of Bird Collisions, Promotes Conservation

Acclaimed Minnesota Documentary Celebrates 10 Years, Continues To Inspire New Generations

Unraveling the complex web of global food trade

A ray of sunshine for bioenergy

Online photos provide evidence for the value of clean water

Researchers identify materials to improve biofuel and petroleum processing

When it comes to variations in crop yield, climate has a big say

Atmospheric warming heats the bottom of ice sheets, as well as the top

Warming climate likely will change the composition of northern forests, U of M study shows

U of M-led panel completes Mille Lacs Lake walleye management review

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Versatility in bacteria that derive energy from metals

Caleb Levar

Discovery from the U’s BioTechnology Institute shows how Geobacter is able to thrive in a wide range of enviro