The researchers are testing a variety of PET materials to determine the best particle
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      most product that will eventually be consumed by the microbial community.
€1 Million Prize for Plastics-to-Protein Research Awarded to Steve Techtmann, Ting Lu

Steve Techtmann has won the 2021 Future Insight Prize — awarded to innovative research in health, nutrition and energy — . . .

Tech alum Jake Soter runs the SwimSmart Warning System through its paces on the docks
      of Michigan Tech’s Great Lakes Research Center.
Husky-built Beach Warning System Helps Keep Swimmers Safe

Green light, go. Red light, no. An MTU graduate and his professor launch an autonomously operated instantaneous warning system that . . .

Oxygen is not a major component of Titan’s atmosphere, which is composed mainly of
      methane and nitrogen. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Stéphane Le Mouélic, University of
      Nantes, Virginia Pasek, University of Arizona
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Many wonder if there really is life beyond Earth. Instead of "in a galaxy far, far away," student writer Alyssa . . .