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Azteca Ant Colonies Move the Same Way Leopards’ Spots Form

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Ivette Perfecto and colleagues find that ant colonies form in non-random patterns, as first described by Alan Turing to explain the destabilization of chemical reactions to form patterns in nature. December 18, 2019. #5-15mins #Environment/Sustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Science #Environment/Sustainability #Chemistry #nature


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Great Lakes Theme Semester Panel Series: Dynamic Lakes and Lake Dynamics

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning presents an installation of the Great Lakes Theme Semester Panel Series, featuring speakers focused on lake dynamics. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #Environment/Sustainability #nature #Biology

 01-13-2020 | 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM ET


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Small: A Big Look at Little

Visit the Matthaei Botanical Gardens for a free exhibition on nature's creation, in miniature, complete with tiny trees, stones, and fairies! Exhibition is open through January 5th. #60+mins #Event #Exhibits #MatthaeiBotanicalGardensandNicholsArboretum #Environment/Sustainability #Arts/Culture #nature

 11-30-2019 12:00 PM - 01-05-2020 12:00 PM ET


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New Browser Strategy Game has Players Tackle Real-life Bat Catastrophe

Computer Science and Engineering Lecturer Austin Yarger develops an educational video game designed to inform players of the dangerous white nose syndrome killing off North American bats, a vital piece of our ecosystems. August 16, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #Technology #nature #Disease #Gaming ​​


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U-M Student Recycles Plastic Waste from the Great Lakes Into Clothing

U-M Economics student Jackson Riegler starts his own business, Oshki, the Ojibwe word for "fresh," with the goal of reducing plastic waste in the Great Lakes by collecting it and transforming it into purchasable clothing. August 6, 2019. # #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Business #Sustainability #nature #SocialCampaigns #CorporateSocialResponsibility #GreatLakes


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New Robotic Labs to Track Toxicity of Lake Erie Cyanobacteria Bloom this Summer

U-M's Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research Associate Director Tom Johengen comments on the environmental sample processors placed in Lake Erie to track cyanobacteria blooms, or harmful algal blooms. July 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #Sustainability #Research #nature #TomJohengen ​​​​​​​​​​


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The Bee Lady Talks

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Environment/Sustainability #Biology #nature #Sustainability #OLLI ​​​​​​​​​​

 11-04-2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Searching for Previously Unknown Toxins, Potential Medicines in Lake Erie Cyanobacteria Blooms

U-M Microbiologist and Oceanographer Greg Dick and Professor of Medicinal Chemistry David Sherman work to identify genes and bioactive compounds in Lake Erie cyanobacterial blooms that can used for disease prevention. July 30, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Health/Wellness #Biology #Chemistry #Medicine #nature #GregDick #DavidSherman


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Large Summer Harmful Algal Bloom Predicted for Western Lake Erie

U-M aquatic ecologist Don Scavia predicts large, harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie this summer, caused by the high amount of spring rains and phosphorous run-off in the lake. July 11, 2019. # #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #HealthandWellness #ClimateChange #nature #Sustainability #DonScavia ​​​​​​​​​


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Hands-on in the Amazon

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Valeriy Ivanov and graduate student Elizabeth Agee set up sensors in the Amazon Rainforest to better understand how this precious ecosystem will respond to climate change. July 11, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #Sustainability #nature #ClimateChange #ValeriyIvanov ​​​​​​​​​​​