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U students (l to r) Brody Hultman, Machlen Polfliet, Kevin Schrader, Jeffrey Guevara, and Andrew Van Gerpen hold a certificate and oversized check. Next to Van Gerpen is astronaut Mae Jemison.

Fizz-fueled rocket soars to big win

Students’ Alka-Seltzer-fueled rocket garners a Big Ten title and a Guinness world record.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/fizz-fueled-rocket-soars-big-win
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Jason Jones.

An 'unreal dream' becomes reality

Persistence and a McNair Scholarship helped Jason Jones overcome life’s obstacles to achieve his childhood dream.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/unreal-dream-becomes-reality
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
ecological gradients

A New Way to Measure Photosynthesis

Thanks to NASA and the U, scientists have a new way to measure the plant canopy for productivity. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-way-measure-photosynthesis
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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