Over 80 percent of Wikipedia biographies are about men, and some University of Minnesota colleges hope to change that.
Algae has the potential to become a sustainable raw material, but will be impractical until researchers can find a way to cut costs, according to a recent University of Minnesota analysis.
Palmer amaranth, an invasive plant species, was not in Minnesota when researchers began predicting its spread into the state.
To meet a rising demand for geoscientists, the University of Minnesota announced a new environmental geosciences major for the fall.
Studying cave stalagmites from past glacial periods can help gauge climate change, according to University of Minnesota research.
Groundbreaking research at the University of Minnesota found a novel approach to tumor therapy that could be pivotal in future cancer treatments.
From identifying disease-ridden cells to destroying tumors, University of Minnesota researchers are working on developing nanotechnology to enhance medical procedures.
A team of researchers is working to gain a foothold at the University of Minnesota by recruiting new faculty members to assist in their research on the biology of aging.
John Fredell, 72, said he hardly knows anyone on his street in South Minneapolis, but he remembers a time when he knew the entire population of his hometown of Center City, Minnesota.
An ongoing analysis from the University of Minnesota found that people are binge drinking later into their 20s than past years, which subverts common conceptions of alcohol usage.