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Gérard Mourou advanced ‘chirped pulse amplification,’ pushing the limits of optical science.
In 1970, a female secretary inspired one of the great sea changes in the University’s history: that Michigan should treat women the same as men.
U-M faculty demonstrate the power of public engagement through social media, influencing journalists, policymakers, and peers.
U-M historian chronicles a time in Detroit’s history when Native Americans and African Americans were considered property.
Happy Valentine’s Day! U-M experts examine the way people make romantic choices using online dating sites.
In the midst of the civil rights movement, U-M historian Dwight Lowell Dumond published his anti-slavery masterwork. The backlash was ferocious.
Already abandoning your new year’s resolutions? Author Michelle Segar, PhD, explains how to revive your goals using the science of motivation.
The film Bridge of Spies is more than just a Cold War thriller for one former professor who survived the real-life saga.
Step inside an operating room in Ghana as U-M surgeons battle a widespread problem in Africa.