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Mary Kosuth works with her microscope on Friday at the School of Public Health in the Mayo Building on East Bank.

Much of U.S. tap water contaminated by microplastics, study says

September 18, 2017

The tap water U.S. residents drink every day may be contaminated by harmful microplastics, according to new research by a recent University of Minnesota graduate. The study tested samples of beer, salts...

An up close look at leaves at the Cedar Creek Research center, where Peter Reich conducted research, on Saturday, Sept. 9, in East Bethel.

UMN research on tree leaves could help environmental protection

September 14, 2017

A new study from a University of Minnesota researcher aims to influence global conservation efforts by investigating some of the smallest parts of forests: leaves. Published in the September issue of Science...

University researcher aims to save lives of cardiac arrest patients

September 11, 2017

Last month, a University of Minnesota researcher published an article about a protocol aiming to increase survival rates in patients who suffer cardiac arrest outside of a hospital.  University researcher...

Jeannine Cavender-Bares discusses the effects of burning different land plots at the Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve in East Bethel on Saturday, Sept. 9 2018. The center recently turned 75 years old and teaches scientists the current understanding of biodiversity and its importance. 

University research preserve celebrates 75 years of biodiversity studies

September 11, 2017

A University of Minnesota research reserve, known for its role in biodiversity studies, recently celebrated 75 years of work. Since the launch of the Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve in 1942, researchers...