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Science and Technology

Skull of mastodon recovered Oct. 15 by a U-M-led paleontological team near the town of Mayville, in Michigan’s Thumb region.

Dig this

Thumb-area teachers help U-M paleontologists excavate prehistoric mastodon bones, which could be 13,000 years old.

Connected car with dummy test.

In the driver’s seat


The recent fatality involving a semi-autonomous Tesla reveals just how far transportation technology has outpaced solutions in another realm: The legal world.

Technology graphic

Technology rules

Study reveals kids’ expectations of parents: Put your phone away when I’m talking to you; don’t text and drive; and stop posting my photo without my permission!