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Medicinal garden

Medicinal magic

“Nature’s pharmacy” at Matthaei Botanical Gardens showcases healing power of plants in elaborate garden organized by systems of the body.

Researchers excavate mammoth in Chelsea, MI, Oct. 2015

Mammoth excavation

Ancient mammoth unearthed in a farmer’s field southwest of Ann Arbor may provide clues about lives of early humans in the region.

Prosthetic hand

The human touch

U-M surgeons and engineers are enabling amputees to control prosthetics using their own biological motor signals. Could regaining a sense of touch be next?

Talking Trash in Jakarta | MconneX | MichEpedia

Talking trash in Jakarta


Flooding in overpopulated megacities often is exacerbated by trash dumping. Frank Sedlar, MSE ’15, innovates in Indonesia.