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University of Minnesota senior wins prestigious science scholarship to Cambridge University

Climate Adaptation Conference focuses on “Transforming Awareness into Action”

New water scarcity map offers tool for better planning

Water is essential to human well-being, yet reports of water shortages surface daily. Now, thanks to a team of global water experts, planning for water development and use just took a giant leap forward.

Researchers solve long-standing ecological riddle

Researchers have found clear evidence that communities rich in species are substantially healthier and more productive than those depleted of species, once complicating factors are removed.

Sentera Teams with University of Minnesota to Create UAS Autopilot Development Toolkit

U of M Bell Museum hosts NASA astronaut and Minnesota native Josh Cassada

The Bell Museum will host Dr. Josh Cassada, NASA Astronaut and Lt. Commander for the U.S. Navy, on January 14 to present “The Road from Minnesota to the Space Station and Beyond.” Cassada is a White Bear Lake native, and will be visiting White Bear Lake Area High School with the Bell Museum’s ExploraDome team to discuss his experience working for NASA, space and science.

U of M Physics Circus brings large-scale stunts and physics fun to the public Jan. 14

The Physics Force will present its largest public show of the year, the “Physics Circus,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 at the University of Minnesota’s Northrop.

U of M engineering students present largest robot show in Twin Cities

A 3D drawing robot, Towers of Hanoi solver, a Connect 4 player, and a magnet juggler, will be among more than 200 machines on display at the U of M Robot Show 2:40-4:30 p.m. Dec. 14, in McNamara Alumni Center.

Resistance of ER-positive Breast Cancer to Tamoxifen Therapy May be Driven by APOBEC3B

Professor Edwards elected as foreign member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Project to develop recyclable polyurethane foam wins $10K Dow SISCA prize

A project aimed at developing polyurethane foam that can be recycled has won the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award competition held Dec. 3 at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment in St. Paul.

To Put Technology to Use for Trees

A forest of coniferous trees.

Discoveries at the U of M will help forests absorb carbon that’s warming our climate.