A new experimental discovery, led by researchers at the University of Minnesota, demonstrates that the chemical element ruthenium (Ru) is the fourth single element to have unique magnetic properties at room temperature. The discovery could be used...
22-May-2018 9:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites
In a groundbreaking new study, researchers at the University of Minnesota used a customized, low-cost 3D printer to print electronics on a real hand for the first time.
25-Apr-2018 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
In the largest study of its kind, researchers at the University of Minnesota and University of Toronto have revealed a complex network of genes that work together. Understanding those genetic connections can help develop new life-saving treatments...
20-Apr-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at the University of Minnesota and The Dow Chemical Company have joined forces to tackle one of the biggest challenges in health care—how to get life-saving medicines to work faster and better with fewer side effects.
18-Apr-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
More than halfway across the universe, researchers have spotted the farthest individual star ever seen.
2-Apr-2018 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Every year, the University of Minnesota’s business venture competition, called the Acara Challenge, shines a spotlight on University students with ideas that could change the world. This year’s winners are no exception.
27-Mar-2018 10:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A study by University of Minnesota researchers provides new insights to demonstrate that multiple wetlands or ‘wetland complexes’ within a watershed are extremely effective at reducing harmful nitrate in rivers and streams. These wetlands can be...
29-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
By studying wild rice in lakes and streams, a team of researchers led by the University of Minnesota has discovered that sulfate in waterways is converted into toxic levels of sulfide and increases other harmful elements.
24-Jan-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
see all news
7-Jun-2017 6:05 PM EDT
University of Minnesota Research Played Important Role in First Statewide Ban on Antibacterial Ingredient
28-Dec-2016 7:00 AM EST
Larry Jacobs, Political Expert From Humphrey School at the University of Minnesota, Is Available to Comment on Many Aspects of Politics and the 2016 Election.
19-Apr-2016 1:05 PM EDTsee all experts