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    Montcalm Community College continues tech updates to better serve students

    SIDNEY TOWNSHIP —Gone are Montcalm Community College’s days of making thousands of revisions on paper to present a thick packet of course information. “It seemed fine, but making the book was quite the process. It was a massive endeavor,” recalled Debra Alexander, dean of Student and Enrollment Services during Tuesday’s MCC Board of Trustees meeting. […]

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    3D Printer, ‘Gecko Grippers’ Head to ISS

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket loaded with supplies and science experiments blasted off from Florida on Tuesday, boosting an Orbital ATK cargo capsule toward the International Space Station. The 194-foot (59-meter) rocket soared off its seaside launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 11:05 p.m. EDT/0305 GMT. United Launch Alliance is […]

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    New Technique Developed for 3D Imaging of Cells Under Your Skin

    Scientists have developed a new technique that can create a 3D real-time image of individual cells or molecules under the skin of a living animal, showing intricate details of the lymph and blood vessels. The technique, called MOZART (for MOlecular imaging and characteriZation of tissue noninvasively At cellular ResoluTion), could one day allow scientists to […]

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    This Fungus Could Lead to Better Rechargeable Batteries

    In a first, researchers have shown that a fungus can transform manganese into a mineral composite with favourable electrochemical properties – paving the way for a better rechargeable battery in the near future. The findings suggest that fungus Neurospora crassa present in a red bread mold could be the key to producing more sustainable electrochemical […]

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    Amazon Opening Another Physical Store In San Diego

    Amazon’s push for retail stores has some baffled, since the online giant has put many out of business over the years. Whatever the reasons, but it’s looking to expand the presence of its physical stores. Amazon is going to open its second physical bookstore in a San Diego mall. The store will be located opposite […]