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UMaine Today Magazine 

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Refining the Forest
Refining the Forest

UMaine's latest EPSCoR grant will fund one of the country's first university-based research programs to study how to turn forest by-products into bioproducts, using Maine's most plentiful resource to eventually replace petroleum-based products.

 
A Muddy Start
A Muddy Start

UMaine scientist Larry Mayer helps show how clays may have made animal life on Earth possible.

 
Altered States
Altered States

UMaine sculptor Sam vab Aken explores the twilight zone between fact and fiction in our media-saturated culture.

 
Practicing Piano
Practicing Piano

This spring, Ginger Yang Hwalek's lifetime of devotion to piano performance and pedagogy reached a pinnacle when she was named the 2006 Teacher of the Year by the Music Teachers National Association.

 
Thinking Outside the Bait Box
Thinking Outside the Bait Box

Seabait Maine, one of the only aquaculture facilities in the world that grows sandworms, has the potential to produce 70 million tons of worms at $30 per pound, supplying shrimp aquaculture farms and bait businesses.

UMaine Today
Creativity and Achievement at the University of Maine
Volume 6 Issue 3

 

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