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Apple Genetics

June 1, 2014

Insight into Northern Minnesota's Domesticated Apple
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Fish Finders: Research Discovers Siscowet Have Spectacular Vision

April 7, 2014

UMD is simulating the pitch-black hunting conditions of Lake Superior to learn more about how the siscowet feed.

Nectar Research Leads to Breakthrough

March 10, 2014

UMD's Clay Carter, associate professor in the Department of Biology, along with his graduate and undergraduate students, are studying the... more

The Forest of the Future

January 1, 2014

UMD and the Nature Conservancy set out to adapt trees in the Minnesota’s Northern forests
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The Skinny on Fat

January 1, 2014

Minnesota’s ground squirrels may hold the clues for a weight loss aid.

Marine Life at San Juan Island's Friday Harbor

January 1, 2014

Twenty UMD undergraduates recently visited the Friday Harbor Marine Laboratory on San Juan Island, Wash. to participate in the Field... more

Alumnus and Nobel Prize Recipient Brian Kobilka Returns to Campus

January 1, 2014

On September 13, UMD welcomes alumnus Brian Kobilka, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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