University of Minnesota

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Dr. Elizabeth Borer, University of Minnesota - Grassland Fertilization and the Nutrient Network

It's no secret that the presence of humans has a great effect on the environment.

Elizabeth Borer, associate professor in the Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior Department at the University of Minnesota, is conducting global experiments to better understand how plants grow.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Dr. Tony Gamble, University of Minnesota – Evolution of Gecko Feet

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Tony Gamble of the University of Minnesota explains the mechanics of gecko feet and traces the evolutionary origins of the little lizard’s extraordinary climbing ability.

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