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Michigan study shows more Americans believe in global warming

An increasing number of Americans indicate that there is evidence of global warming, with 67 percent now expressing a belief that the planet has warmed over the past four decades, according to a University of Michigan survey.

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  • March 9, 2013
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Study says monkeys cheat like humans do

Humans who cheat on a loved one aren’t the only ones to change their behavior to avoid discovery.

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  • February 12, 2013
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Babies are born earlier and smaller when dad is scarce

In communities where Dad is more likely to be missing from the picture, more babies are born prematurely and of lower weight, according to a University of Michigan researcher.

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  • February 12, 2013
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Effort to enforce HIV ‘health threat’ law raises questions

Michigan health officials are using HIV surveillance technologies to assist in enforcing a “health threat” law that makes it illegal for HIV-positive people to have sex without disclosing their status.

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  • January 30, 2013
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U of M commended for sustainability education

The University of Michigan shows immense growth and engagement in sustainability education, research and operations, according to a new report designed to track and measure progress

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  • January 29, 2013
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Stem cells used to re-grow bone

In the first human study of its kind, researchers found that using stem cells to re-grow craniofacial tissues—mainly bone—proved quicker, more effective and less invasive than traditional bone regeneration treatments.

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  • July 30, 2012
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U-M funds water-quality projects in Ghana and Peru

U-M and the Center for Global Health are co-sponsoring two research projects addressing water-quality impacts on public health.

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  • March 22, 2012
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U-M divers retrieve prehistoric wood from Lake Huron

Under the cold clear waters of Lake Huron, University of Michigan researchers have found a five-and-a-half foot-long, pole-shaped piece of wood that is 8,900 years old.

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  • December 12, 2011
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