Studying with women can improve grades in class, according to University of Minnesota researchers. In a study published earlier this month, course grades and peer and self-evaluations improved as students worked with more women in groups. The study points to the importance of considering group composition in the classroom, particularly in active learning spaces.
A University of Minnesota student organization put on a large-scale trash audit on campus Wednesday, sorting through 780 pounds of waste.
A University of Minnesota-led research team spotted a star 9 billion light years away — the farthest star ever seen.
A new development from University of Minnesota researchers could filter harmful chemicals from groundwater, preventing the compounds from reaching wildlife and humans.
University of Minnesota researchers hope the recent discovery of a gene that prevents aging in the brain could help them develop better anti-aging drugs in the future.
Some University of Minnesota researchers are advocating for the increased use of mouse models to provide insight into the biology of autism.
Intelligence may get people farther than altruism in situations involving cooperation, according to a new study published this month from the University of Minnesota.
People suffering from urinary tract infections may soon be able to buy affordable, at-home diagnosis tests from drugstores, with the help of a new technology from the University of Minnesota.
Opioids may not treat long-term, chronic pain more effectively than non-opioid medication, according to a new study from the University of Minnesota.
Christopher S. Pfoff, a student and employee at the U, wrestled down by cops was found to have a flash drive of child pornography.