Fifty years after the original COPO Camaro special order performance models were introduced, Chevrolet today announced the debut of the COPO Camaro Concept that provides an electrified vision for drag racing.
Detroit-based Shinola and Disney today announced the launch of the Mickey Classics Collection, a capsule collection that honors 90 years of Mickey Mouse. The collaboration is part of “Mickey the True Original,” a global celebration of Mickey’s heritage, personality, and status as a pop-culture icon.
Five large bioscience projects and four small ones, all based at Ann Arbor’s University of Michigan, will receive up to a combined $45 million from the school’s Biosciences Initiative grant. The multiyear initiative will include the hiring of 30 tenure-track faculty and a one-time investment of $150 million.
Researchers from Michigan State University in East Lansing Monday announced they have created a computer simulation to help design drug-delivery nanoparticles that carry cancer-fighting medicines directly to tumors while minimizing the potential side effects on healthy cells.
Ann Arbor’s Kraig Biocraft Laboratories today announced it has developed a strain of genetically engineered silkworms that better match the physical properties required for applications in protective textiles. The change is part of the company’s work with the U.S. Army.
On Jan. 25, the Coalition on Temporary Shelter in Detroit hosted its 19th annual Soup City: A Night at the Gallery at the Gem Theatre and the Century Theatre in downtown Detroit. More than 200 people enjoyed a selection of soups and chilis, a display of artwork, and live entertainment.