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Medical Supply Chains are Fragile in the Best of Times and COVID-19 will Test their Strength

Michigan Industrial and Operations Engineering Professor Mark Daskin and Ph.D. candidate in Industrial and Operations Engineering Emily Tucker discuss how the COVID-19 outbreak will test the strength of the U.S. medical and drug supply chain. March 25, 2020. #5mins #web-article #TheConversation #Health/Wellness #Business #Medicine #Economics #Pharmacy #COVID-19 #SupplyChain


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Autonomous Vehicles Can Be Fooled to 'See' Nonexistent Obstacles

U-M Engineering Professors, Computer Scientist Qi Alfred Chen from UC Irvine, and colleagues from the SPQR lab have discovered that autonomous vehicles can perceive objects that are not actually in front of them, causing safety issues in traffic. March 6, 2020. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Technology #AutonomousVehicles #Research #Development #Engineering #Safety #YulongCao #ZMorleyMao ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Why Grammar Mistakes in a Short Email Could Make Some People Judge You

U-M Psychologist Linda Boland and U-M Linguist Robin Queen researched how written errors in emails change a reader’s interpretation of the message, including the inferences that the reader makes about the writer. March 5, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Career #Society #Workplace #Psychology #Linguistics #GrammarMistakes #emails #LindaBoland #RobinQueen ​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Coronavirus, Kids and School Closings: A Public Health Expert Answers 4 Questions

U-M Professor of Public Health Aubree Gordon discusses how COVID-19 or novel coronavirus presents in children, the role schools will play in reducing spread, and the economic and social impacts on families. March 13, 2020. #5mins #web-article #TheConversation #Health/Wellness #Society #Disease #Children #Coronavirus #COVID-19 ​​ #Featured ​


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Americans are Drowning in a Sea of Polls

U-M Center for Political Studies Research Professor Michael Traugott authors an article discussing the increasing coverage on poll performance over candidates' policies and platforms. February 25, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #election #Media #MichaelTraugott ​​​​​​​​


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Deep Learning AI Discovers Surprising New Antibiotics

Scientists from MIT and Harvard discovered that utilizing AI through "deep learning" is a new way to discover new antibiotics. February 20, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Technology #HealthandWellness #Medicine #Research #Antibiotics ​​​​​​​​​


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Americans are Drowning in a Sea of Polls

U-M Center for Political Studies Research Professor Michael Traugott authors an article discussing the increasing coverage on poll performance over candidates' policies and platforms. February 25, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #election #Media


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How Can We Prepare for the Coronavirus: 3 Questions Answered

School of Public Health Professor Aubree Gordon answers three questions about the coronavirus and what the country and individuals need to do to prepare for its arrival. February 28, 2020. #web-article #TheConversation #SchoolofPublicHealth ​​​​ #Disease #Coronavirus #HealthandWellness ​​​ #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​ #Featured ​​


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100 Years Ago, Congress Threw out Results of the Census

Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Walter Reynolds Farley, discusses the bitter political fights that have been kicked off by the Census-- and wonders if the census count of 2020 might be dismissed. February 4, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Elections #census ​​​​​​


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R0: How Scientists Quantify the Intensity of an Outbreak Like Coronavirus and its Pandemic Potential

U-M Professor of Epidemiology Joseph Eisenberg discusses how medical professionals and scientists predict and quantify the intensity of a disease outbreak, such as the coronavirus. February 5, 2020. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #Disease #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Coronavirus #JosephEisenberg ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​