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  • Mcity drives the future of mobility

    The University of Michigan has publicly unveiled Mcity, a 32-acre test environment designed to transform the future of mobility.
    July 20, 2015
  • U-M will test 3D-printed, autonomous 'SmartCarts'

    Researchers at U-M will test whether a fleet of high-tech, 3D-printed, low-speed electric vehicles could one day zip around North Campus, safely taking students, professors and staff to class, labs...
    July 9, 2015
  • Feeling impulsive or frustrated? Take a nap

    Taking a nap may be an effective strategy to counteract impulsive behavior and to boost tolerance for frustration, according to a University of Michigan study.
    July 7, 2015
  • Detecting cancer risks in a simple blood test

    University of Michigan researchers have developed an efficient way to detect telltale cancer risks in a simple blood test.
    June 29, 2015
  • Strokes steal 8 years' worth of brain function

    Having a stroke ages a person’s brain function by almost eight years, robbing them of memory and thinking speed as measured on cognitive tests, according to a new U-M study.
    June 22, 2015
  • Research sheds light on the impact of fathers

    Fathers have taken on a much more substantial role over the years when it comes to caregiving, yet much of what we know about parenting focuses solely on mothers.
    June 15, 2015
  • Software detects rumors on Twitter

    A team of U-M researchers have developed software to help society identify and correct erroneous claims on Twitter.
    June 4, 2015
  • Made in Michigan

    First clinical trials begin for drug developed at U-M and licensed to a U-M spinoff based on campus.
    May 6, 2015
  • Researchers take a mobile approach

    A woman with bipolar disorder gets an alert on her smartphone that says, based on subtle changes in her voice, she should brace herself for severe mood swings.
    April 15, 2015
  • Researchers investigate the science of snooze

    Call it a miracle drug. It has the power to improve your mood. It can increase your concentration at work. And a healthy dose can prevent future trips to the emergency room. It’s called sleep,...
    March 27, 2015