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March 2017

Four inventors honored by University of Minnesota
Finance & Commerce
March 29, 2017

Minnesota Moment: University Researchers Awarded for Efforts to Make Environmentally-Friendly Plastic Bags
March 28, 2017

Bike Industry Contributes $780M To Minnesota Economy
Twin Cities Business
March 27, 2017

Our Plastics Glut Is An Environmental Nightmare -- And An $80 Billion Opportunity
March 25, 2017

University of Minnesota researchers invent nano-sponge to soak up pollution
Star Tribune
March 24, 2017

$8 million sought for rural cancer care in Minnesota
Duluth News Tribune
March 23, 2017

This Is How The World Gets Sick
Fast Company
March 22, 2017

Studies Suggest Cautious Optimism About Declines In Teen Opioid Use
March 20, 2017

Why The Pentagon Should Worry About Lack Of Innovation In Electric Utility Sector
March 19, 2017

Researchers Say 'Super Sponge' Could Provide Cheap Way to Clean Water
March 16, 2017

U Of M Tech Aiming To ‘Transform’ Chemotherapy Lands On U.S. Patent Desk
Twin Cities Business
March 15, 2017

Women on Wall St. punished more severely than men for misdeeds
March 14, 2017

US scientists accuse Turkish researcher of spiriting away their idea — and claiming it as her own
Stat News
March 13, 2017

Consumers wrestle with deluge of cardboard boxes from delivery services, online shopping
Star Tribune
March 11, 2017

Pressed Into Caregiving Sooner Than Expected
New York Times
March 10, 2017

Hip-Hop’s Unlikeliest Icons: Promethazine Codeine Syrup Manufacturers
March 9, 2017

An outbreak in Brazil has U.S. health experts wondering if yellow fever could be the next Zika
Los Angeles Times
March 8, 2017

Biotech startup spun out of U of M raises $1.9M
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
March 7, 2017

How far is a safe distance from a sneeze? Farther than you might think.
Washington Post
March 6, 2017

Global food in a 'farm-to-table' world
MPR News
March 2, 2017

University of Minnesota presents State Legislature with budget requests
Minnesota Daily
March 1, 2017

January 2017

Eight Bad Habits You Must Break To Be More Productive
Jan. 31, 2017

Minnesota lab advances heart research, one beat at a time
Big Ten Network LiveBIG
Jan. 28, 2017

Immigrants are key to Minnesota's future prosperity
Star Tribune
Jan. 27, 2017

Proliferation of Bird Flu Outbreaks Raises Risk of Human Pandemic
Scientific American
Jan. 26, 2017

Jessica Hellmann: ‘Circular economy’: To strengthen Minnesota, find value in what we now waste
Pioneer Press
Jan. 25, 2017

Gov. Dayton's Administration Proposes $8 Million for Cancer Treatment
Jan. 24, 2017

Mind the gaps: Reducing hunger by improving yields on small farms
The Conversation
Jan. 23, 2017

The Monkees to Mariah: Brief History of Artists Who Fake It
Jan. 21, 2017

An Obamacare Repeal Could Strip Women of Workplace Breastfeeding Protections
Jan. 17, 2017

Steele County area communities contribute nearly $160,000 to Eagles Cancer Telethon
Owatonna Peoples Press
Jan. 16, 2017

Nightmare superbug infection resistant to all antibiotics kills US woman
International Business Times
Jan. 13, 2017

Can a flu shot wear off if you get it too early? Perhaps, scientists say
Stat News
Jan. 12, 2017

U President Kaler outlines budget request for state lawmakers
Minnesota Daily
Jan. 11, 2017

Austin is ready to get pink
Post Bulletin
Jan. 10, 2017

The Drive: Many factors influence park-and-ride usage
Star Tribune
Jan. 8, 2017

A long-lasting flu shot may emerge — but not this year
Boston Globe
Jan. 7, 2017

U of M Researchers Could Bring Life Saving Tool to First Responders Everywhere
Jan. 5, 2017

Will Ronda Rousey's downfall kill female UFC? Don't panic just yet
The Guardian
Jan. 3, 2017

2017: Looking ahead to the year in science
MPR News
Jan. 2, 2017


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