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Lack of Sleep Study

A new study by researchers at Michigan State University and the University of California, Irvine finds that the lack of sleep, already considered a public health epidemic, can also lead to errors in memory. The study, published online in the journal Psychological Science, found participants deprived of a night’s sleep …

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Burglaries Down in MI

Michigan State Police say burglaries were down statewide last year. During 2013, there were just under 54,300 reported burglary offenses in Michigan, 15 percent lower than the previous year. July and August have the greatest number of burglaries with over 4,000 each month last year. Overwhelmingly, items targeted by home …

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MTU Teaching How to Make 3-D Printers

22 high school teachers from all across Michigan, including two from Houghton High School, are building their own 3D printers at Michigan Tech this week. During the 3-day workshop, the teachers will build and learn to use open source 3-D printers, which they will take back to their schools. The …

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