Michigan Tech Prof's Plants, Bacteria May Give UP's Gay Stamp Sands New LifeThe tiny town of Gay on northern Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula is famous for more than its eponymous Gay Bar -- there's also a wasteland of copper mining pollution. Now, a professor at Michigan Technological University is studying using plants and bacteria to bring new life to the Gay Stamp Sands.
Michigan Tech Advance In Tissue Scaffolds Could Lead To Stem Cell TreatmentsAn advance at Michigan Technological University in a scaffold used to grow cells could lead to better cures for injuries from burns to worn-out knees.
Michigan Tech Prof's Advance May Lead To Cheaper Peptide DrugsA Michigan Technological University professor has come up with a new way to purify peptides that may cut the cost of very expensive classes of drugs -- and improve DNA analysis as well.
Where Do Snowflakes Get Their Start? Michigan Tech Has Some AnswersSnowflakes need a tiny speck of dust to form. But how does that happen in the pristine air of the Arctic? Researchers at Michigan Technological University in the snowy Upper Peninsula may have the answer.
Michigan Tech Prof Comes Up Empty In Web Search For Time TravelersIf time travelers exist, they're covering their tracks pretty well. At least, that's the word from a study set up by a physics professor at Michigan Technological University searching for prescient Web content on social media Web sites.
Electrical Engineer Turns Particle Physics into ArtTodd Johnson, a Michigan Tech graduate and special projects specialist at Fermilab in Batavia, Ill., is one of several scientists turning the patterns of data created by high-energy particle accelerator collisions into art.
Guinness Makes It Official: Biggest Snowball Honor Returns to Michigan TechIn 2006, Michigan Technological University was basking in Guinness glory, having nabbed three wintry world records. But records are made to be broken, and one by one, each toppled in the intervening years, and those radiant moments of victory faded into memory.
Michgan Tech Female, Graduate Enrollment RisesMichigan Technological University last week reported its largest freshman class since 2008, the fifth straight year of graduate student enrollment, record minority enrollment and its second-highest-ever female enrollment.
Michigan Tech Project Seeks To Build More UP BusinessesMichigan Technological University is participating in the state’s University Center for Regional Economic Innovation, with a project designed to inform entrepreneurs of opportunities in the Upper Peninsula while identifying gaps in resources and possible ways to bridge those gaps.
Client Wins From February 14New business won by Michigan's technology-focused companies
Michigan Tech Studying Volcanoes in Guatemala