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Stick work

By Website Administrator | May 30, 2008
Some old-timers still refuse to get rid of their “twigs.” For them, nothing can replace the feel of a hockey puck on a wood stick.Maybe they played minor league hockey before face masks were a ... Read More

Chemical Agent Fate project receives boost

By Website Administrator | May 7, 2008
Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, recently announced funding for Michigan projects authorized in the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2009. ... Read More

Digging deep into droplets

By Website Administrator | Feb 26, 2008
The droplets are small. Miniscule. Nearly imperceptible to the human eye. But for Dr. Homayun Navaz of Kettering University’s Mechanical Engineering Dept., they’re all worth a million ... Read More

Conflict resolution and Hinduism

By Website Administrator | Feb 14, 2008
Everyone has heard the phrase “looking at a problem with fresh eyes,” and that is precisely what Dr. Badrinath Rao, associate professor of Liberal Studies at Kettering University has done. Rao ... Read More

Benchmarking bio-fuels

By Website Administrator | Oct 19, 2007
The current high prices for crude oil and natural gas have greatly increased the commercial viability of alternative fuels. Once more expensive to process into fuel than crude oil, bio-fuels are now ... Read More

Greening public transportation

By Website Administrator | Oct 12, 2007
Kettering University in Flint has partnered with Flint's Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) to conserve energy through the use of hybrid vehicles. Five flower-power mini buses retro-fitted with ... Read More

Fatal crashes down for young drivers

By Website Administrator | Sep 7, 2007
A new driver education curriculum, testing and instructor-training requirements are being implemented to better prepare teens for the road, an effort that was announced Sept. 6 by Michigan Secretary ... Read More

Research project supports Flint economy

By Website Administrator | Aug 24, 2007
The impact is small. Really just a blip on the economic radar. So small, in fact, that the accounting office at the City of Flint administrative offices may not even measure how much the downtown ... Read More

The greening of diesel

By Website Administrator | Aug 3, 2007
Working on making diesel engines more environmentally friendly and efficient, Dr. Bassem Ramadan professor of Mechanical Engineering, and two graduate students are researching improvements to the ... Read More

Early responses to international terrorism

By Website Administrator | Jun 1, 2007
A single bullet. That's all it took. One shot, the sound of which has never fully faded. It began simply enough. King Alexander 1 of Yugoslavia arrived via ship to Marseilles on a state visit to ... Read More