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Mammoth on the Course: LSA Paleontologists Carefully Extract an 11,000-year-old Mammoth, While Golfers Pause to Watch
Friday, July 30, 2010 (644 reads)

July, 2010/University of Michigan LSAWire


Professor Dan Fisher and Scott Beld (M.A. ’81, Ph.D. ’02) are driving through a rainstorm from Ann Arbor to the Morrison Lake Country Club near Saranac, Michigan. Despite the rain, the paleontology professor and research associate are determined to get to the course to continue excavating the tusk of an 11,000-year-old mammoth.

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Dow, MSU, Ferris State Named To Energy R&D Team
Friday, July 30, 2010 (672 reads)

July 29, 2010/GLITR, Technology

The United States Department of Energy has selected Dow Building & Construction, a business group within the Advanced Materials Division of Midland-based Dow Chemical Co., to lead a multi-year project that will combine research and residential in-home testing to develop enhanced home energy efficiency retrofit solutions and best practices. Dow will work in partnership with Habitat for Humanity, as well as Michigan State University and Ferris State University, with select contributions from Duke Energy, DTE Energy Corp. and Exelon Corp.

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