Gale, State Providing Free Access To Research ResourcesThe Library of Michigan has selected Farmington Hills-based Gale, a business unit of Cengage Learning, to provide research resources free to businesses as part of the state's 'economic gardening' initiative.
Survey: 90% Of Parents Multitask While DrivingA University of Michigan survey finds that parents seem to be focused on anything but driving when their kids are in the car.
Tipping Points: Study Says Restaurant Service Linked To RaceA new study suggests whether or not you get good service at a restaurant depends on your race.
CIMdata Publishes New Report on '3D Geometric Search'The product lifecycle management consulting and research firm CIMdata Inc. Wednesday announced a new paper investigating the emerging technology of 3D geometric search.
Animal Activist Pleads Guilty To Trespass In WSU Stalking CaseA Florida animal-rights activist charged with posting harassing messages directed at a Detroit researcher who works with dogs has pleaded guilty to trespassing.
Michigan Researchers To Lead Food Security StudyResearchers with the U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment are leading a five-year, $4 million study of disparities in access to healthy food across the state.
MSU Gets New Building For Nursing Education, ResearchThe Michigan State University College of Nursing has a new center for students, researchers, practitioners and educators to work together on health care issues.
Wayne State Gets $1M Gift For Ovarian Cancer ResearchA substantial financial gift made by a Clinton Township woman to the Wayne State University School of Medicine will create an endowment to promote research in the prevention and treatment of ovarian cancer.
Michigan Tech Creates Crowdfunding Site For ResearchAnyone familiar with Michigan Technological University knows that it is a hotbed of superior ideas. A new initiative by the same name -- Superior Ideas -- was unveiled Thursday at the university’s Board of Control meeting.
U-M: New Vehicle Emissions Show Record ImprovementEmissions from new vehicles are down a record 20 percent in the last five years, according to researchers at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute.
UM Researcher Gets EPA Grant To Predict Toxic Chemical EffectsResearch by the University of Michigan School of Public Health that seeks to identify better methods to predict the toxic effects of certain chemicals on reproduction and behavior in mammals, fish and avian wildlife is one of eight projects to receive a share of $11 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
UM Research: Preschool Children At Risk For Stress After Seeing ViolencePreschool children exposed to domestic violence and additional traumatic events are at increased risk for developing traumatic stress disorder, a new University of Michigan study shows.
Morley Doubles Its HQ Footprint, Offers Hundreds of New JobsMorley Cos. Inc. has acquired the AT&T office complex at 4075 Bay Road in Saginaw Township. The building, which was originally constructed as a Midwestern headquarters for information technology and customer contact services, will accommodate Morley’s growing pipeline of future projects.
Researchers Look To Lower Serious Risks To NewbornsA local study appearing in this week's New England Journal of Medicine supports the use of whole-body hypothermia in full-term, oxygen-deprived newborns.
MSU Researchers Develop Power New Tool To Fight FluAn international research team from Michigan State University has developed a new protein that they say has the potential to combat deadly flu epidemics.