Access to jobs by transit increases in many U.S. metros

Annually updated research from the Accessibility Observatory reports that 36 of the 49 largest metros showed increases in job accessibility by transit.

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Engines lab receives $1.4 million to improve delivery vehicle energy efficiency

The U of M's Thomas E. Murphy Engine Research Lab will research ways to boost the energy efficiency of cloud-connected delivery vehicles.

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New recommendations aim to help turfgrass thrive on Minnesota roadsides

U of M researchers have identified best management practices for installing and establishing salt-tolerant turfgrass.

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Infrastructure award to improve driving simulators in U of M lab

The HumanFIRST Laboratory will use funds from a recent infrastructure award to overhaul its two advanced driving simulators.

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New warning systems aim to reduce rear-end crashes on freeways

Using existing active traffic management infrastructure, U of M researchers developed and tested two prototypes for queue warning systems.

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Minnesota freight market profiled in new paper

The paper, authored by a U of M researcher, identifies key aspects of an attractive freight market in Minnesota.

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