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Indian boy with soap

One hand washes the other

What happens to those tiny bars of hotel soap on check-out? Ford School grad Erin Zaikis, AB ’10, recycles and redistributes them.

World's smallest computer, COE

World’s smallest computer

Breaking the millimeter barrier, U-M engineers have designed and are testing the world’s smallest computers. The future is now.

Stock plane, courtesy of COE

Mayday machine

If a plane is in trouble, a computer won’t panic. So, is it time for humans to leave the cockpit? Plus: An alum’s new film, Pilot Error, strikes a timely chord.

Autism graphic,

Probing links to autism

Researchers building database to study how environmental stressors may impact brain development.