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January 7, 2018
This 114-pound male mountain lion was killed by a car in September 2009 near Bemidji. Genetic tests suggested the cat originated in western North Dakota.  Archive photo / Minnesota DNR
Public's fascination with mountain lions based on fear, curiosity
January 7, 2018 - 6:00am
November 13, 2017
File photo of Bill Gates. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Bill Gates joins the fight against Alzheimer's - and it's personal
November 13, 2017 - 12:10pm
May 29, 2017
ND Beef Commission puts up $590,000 for beef research
May 29, 2017 - 6:24am
January 7, 2017
The left panel shows a false-color image of PGC 1000714. The right panel shows a B-I color index map that reveals both the outer ring (blue) and diffuse inner ring (light green). (Photo courtesy Ryan Beauchemin)play button
UMD student publishes paper about out-of-this-world discovery
January 7, 2017 - 6:09pm
October 13, 2016
UMD, Twin Cities researchers looking at transgender aging
October 13, 2016 - 7:09pm
February 4, 2014
Hemp provision in farm bill clears way for crop
February 4, 2014 - 10:57pm
January 31, 2014
SD wheat producers could see higher fees
January 31, 2014 - 8:24pm
Benefits of beef touted
January 31, 2014 - 6:24am
January 14, 2014
Study: Brain training helped older adults stay sharp for years
January 14, 2014 - 7:40am
January 3, 2014
SDSM&T security center grew out of solar experiment
January 3, 2014 - 7:56am
December 31, 2013
SD universities get $1 million in research grants
December 31, 2013 - 9:40am
July 29, 2010
One highlight of the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum's exhibit "The Literal Bible" is a Bible printed on Johannes Gutenberg's "movable type" equipment in Germany in 1462. Beth Koralia/For the Budgeteer
Duluth home to world-famous manuscript museum
July 29, 2010 - 3:49pm
July 15, 2010
One tip Sharon Finch, the president of the Twin Ports Genealogical Society, gave regarding connecting to your family's routes is looking for clues from old photographs. Finding something like this -- actually Ely-area miner George Muhvich's family tending to a garden circa 1917 -- with the names of long-lost relatives written on the back can be immensely helpful. Submitted photo
Preserving history by connecting to the past
July 15, 2010 - 6:56pm
June 27, 2010
A trail camera caught a glimpse of Hope at 10:16 p.m. June 19 at a feeding station near Ely, where her wild diet is supplemented with grapes, nuts, mealworms and a formula made of goat milk, cream, egg yolks, fish oil, olive oil, yogurt, calcium and vitamins. Submitted photo
In response: Hope's plot twist provides new lessons
June 27, 2010 - 9:05pm
December 14, 2009
UMD student Betsy Welsh, who is studying the photo degradation of organic carbon, pours a sample of water from Amity Creek into a cuvette which she'll place into a spectrophotometer for analysis. In the instrument, light is passed through a specimen to determine its organic content. (Bob King /
A snapshot of some of the research being done at UMD
December 14, 2009 - 12:00am