April 6 — President Donald Trump’s plan to slash federal research funding in his first budget proposal is generating grave concern among Michigan’s higher education leaders who say the cuts could impede economic growth, slow health discoveries and forfeit the U.S.’s research prowess to other nations.
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There’s trouble brewing and it’s far more devastating than any cup controversy at Starbucks. It’s called ‘la roya’ and it’s wreaking havoc on coffee’s future.
The legacy of mathematician Alan Turing inspires researchers to create computer models to explore ‘the beauty of us.’
Today’s father plays an increasingly substantial role as caregiver, but much of what we know about parenting focuses on mothers. U-M researchers are working to change that.
March 12, 2017 — It has been a 40-year labor: Regulatory systems are not easy to undo. Nevertheless, in January the federal government opened the door for universities to deregulate vast portions of research in the social sciences, law, and the humanities.
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