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Classroom setup puts new twist on teaching methods

Classroom setup puts new twist on teaching methods

August 31, 2014

SCALE-UP classroom creates a ‘much more realistic’ active learning environment for students and teacher alike. Read More

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Tick tock goes the biological clock

Tick tock goes the biological clock

Maximizing Research Opportunities

Science has known for decades that biological clocks govern the behavior of everything from humans to lowly bread mold.

A long distance calling

A long distance calling

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Sonia Altizer’s interest in butterflies and parasites began when she received a microscope and grow-your-own-butterfly kit at the age of 12.

How do I love me?

How do I love me?

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A brush with a narcissist’s inflated ego often leaves one reeling with resentment.

Antibiotic resistance in poultry

Antibiotic resistance in poultry

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A surprising finding by a team of University of Georgia scientists suggests that curbing the use of antibiotics on poultry farms will do little – if anything – to reduce rates of antibiotic resistant bacteria that have the potential to threaten human health.

No thanks to dinosaur-killing asteroid for mammalian success

No thanks to dinosaur-killing asteroid for mammalian success

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It is a natural history tale that every third grader knows: The dinosaurs ruled the Earth for hundreds of millions of years, until an asteroid struck the Yucatan Peninsula and triggered a mass extinction that allowed the ancestors of today’s mammals to thrive.

Tiny Motors

Tiny Motors

A team of physicists from the University of Georgia has demonstrated for the first time a new technique to create tiny “natural motors” that could lead to new methods of drug delivery, disease treatment and bioengineering.