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Past is Prologue: Genetic ‘Memory’ of Ancestral Environments Helps Organisms Readapt

U-M Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Professor Jianzhi Zhang finds that organisms carry long-term “memories” of their ancestral homelands that help them adapt to environmental change. May 22, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Science #Genetics #Ecology #Biology


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Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum Science Corner: Have You Ever Wondered What's Inside Your Blood?

Andrea from the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum conducts a kid-friendly science demo that helps children learn about what is in our blood and how it all works. May 5, 2020. # #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Science #Children #Online #AnnArborHandsOnMuseum ​​​​​​​​


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U-M researchers train tech tool to find relationship clues from written conversations

U-M researchers and Nokia Ball Labs have identified 10 dimensions to describe the nature of human relationships but little research has focused on how these concepts are expressed through written language. April 23, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Technology #Science #Research #Communication #Relationships #LaurelThomas ​​​​​​​​​​


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Why We Adopt Then Abandon Online Safety Practices

U-M School of Information doctoral candidate Yixin Zou researches cybersecurity practices and why people adopt, and then sometimes abandon, online safety measures. April 26, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Technology #Science #Cybersecurity #Safety


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New ‘House Calls’ Stream Series Features Virtual Studio Visits with Michigan Artists

U-M Institute for the Humanities staff chat with artists in the streaming series, “House Calls: Virtual Studio Visits with Michigan Artists in a Pandemic." April 14, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Technology #Science #ArtandDesign


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Richard Curtin: Pandemic’s Impact on Economic Behavior

U-M Surveys of Consumers Director Richard Curtin discusses the impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic on consumer behavior and opinions. May 8, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Health/Wellness #Science #Finance #COVID-19 #FeaturedBusiness #Featured ​​


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Helping International Student Teaching Assistants Succeed

U-M Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology doctoral candidate Lisa Walsh discusses how to provide additional support to evaluate the work of undergraduates in large introductory science, technology, and engineering courses. May 6, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Science #Education #STEM


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Faster than COVID: A Computer Model that Predicts the Disease’s Next Move

Michigan Engineering Professor Jenna Wiens discusses how a computational model could give a Michigan hospital and its care providers a leg up on COVID-19 by predicting which patients are likely to quickly deteriorate upon admission. May 12, 2020. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Health/Wellness #ComputerScience #COVID-19


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Navigating the Science-Action Labyrinth

School for Environment and Sustainability climate scientist Jonathan Overpeck discusses how he sees his role in global society and the complex landscape of converting science to action. April 27, 2020. # #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Science #Sustainability #ClimateChange #Policy #JonathanOverpeck ​​​​​​​​​​


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Jason Pogue: Operation Warp Speed targets a COVID-19 vaccine by January; much still unknown

U-M Department of Pharmacy clinical professor Jason Pogue discusses the Operation Warp Speed, which is an aggressive COVID-19 vaccine development program that aims to have at least 300 million doses of vaccine available in the United States by January. May 8, 2020. #<5min #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNewsCenter #HealthandWellness #Science #COVID-19