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A portrait of Athelstan Spilhaus

Dr. Spilhaus Biography Events in Twin Cities

July 7, 2016

Sharon Moen, science writer with Minnesota Sea Grant, will be in the Twin Cities to share stories about the colorful Dr. Athelstan... more

The Right Tools for Great Lakes Monitoring

July 5, 2016

NRRI's Great Lakes Environmental Indicators project

Declining Species Finds Home in Minnesota

July 4, 2016

“The Golden-winged Warbler has a few things going against it,” said NRRI researcher, Alexis Grinde. 

The Complex Science Behind Rocks, Water, and Wood

June 21, 2016

Science is frustrating. The more we know, the more we realize how much we don’t know. 

Governor Approves $2.6M for NRRI Mining, Water Research

June 5, 2016

The Supplemental Budget approved by Governor Mark Dayton Wednesday included $2.6 million for NRRI. 

A Lake Superior shoreline

Bad News for Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes Region

May 9, 2016

The federal Environmental Protection Agency tackles invasive species.

Amazing Birch Bark Gets Boost

February 28, 2016

Modern science and ancient medicine have both confirmed the healing powers of the natural chemicals in birch bark. 

IRRRB, University to Fund Study of Ilmenite Mining Potential

February 22, 2016

IRRRB approves funding for NRRI to conduct pre-feasibility, pilot-scale tests on processing ilmenite.

Energy and timber set for win-win

January 24, 2016

NRRI joins consortium to brainstorm how to turn excess biomass into fuels. 

NRRI Adds Research Expertise

January 11, 2016

Research expertise in wood biomass conversion and geomicrobiology.

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