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The PRL celebrated 25 years of bowling. Over 100 MSU staff, faculty, and students took over City Limits Bowling Center to vie for the ultimate prize: Gutter Ball 25 Champion!By By John Froehlich; Images by Igor Houwat
4th to 6th graders got to learn about plant defense mechanisms and the scientific method. Leah Johnson, lead organizer, reflects on the event in an interview.By By Igor Houwat; Banner image of MSU scientists by Igor Houwat
MSU hosts the third annual Fascination of Plants Day @ MSU. This year, plant sciences meet the arts in a collaboration between MSU plant scientists, the Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University, and the East Lansing Art Festival.By By Igor Houwat; Banner image by Harley J Seeley
The Ducat lab's research on bioplastics is featured in a recent article in the online publication, The Conversation.By By The Conversation
Recently, our own Berkley Walker was recorded skiing across campus on the eve of a polar vortex. That recording went viral. Read why he thinks plants are even hardier than he was that day.
Alexander, who works in the GLBRC Cell Wall Analysis Facility, won the coveted "Gutter Ball Champion" title.By By John Froehlich
PRL and MSU scientists invited the general public to explore the world of plants and algae, including fun hands-on activities for kids and adults.By By Igor Houwat
MSU’s second-ever iGEM team earned a Silver Medal for a new technology that can detect dangerous contaminants in the environment.By By Bjoern Hamberger, Igor Houwat
The postdoctoral research associate at Michigan State University reflects on coordinating MSU's first Fascination of Plants Day.
Eric Young wins big time, scoring an impressive 267 to take home the Gutter Ball XXIII trophy.By By Igor Houwat; Event images, unless stated otherwise, by Igor Houwat
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As our planet’s climate continues to be unpredictable, understanding how plants respond to adverse environmental conditions becomes essential. Improving crop productivity will be vital to feed the nine billion people estimated to be alive in 2050.
Grad student Philip Engelgau and postdoc Peipei Wang have been awarded the 2022 Anton Lang Memorial Award at a ceremony which took place on Monday, April 25, 2022. This year’s lecture was given by Professor Emeritus Govindjee from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Spartan research in the lab of Cheryl Kerfeld could lead to efficient, low-cost chemical reactions for valuable products with help from teensy compartments made by bacteria.