Feature Stories

Virtual visits

Melinda DeMaria, associate director of undergraduate admissions, had a busy October, but she did not have to worry about flight delays or traffic congestion.

Local Officials Learn in New Ways

Customized mobile classes and workshops allow local government leaders to hit the road as they learn the best ways to serve their communities.

Balancing trade and security

A godsend to kidney-stone sufferers is a machine called a lithotripter, which focuses sound waves to break the stones into smaller fragments that may then be more easily, and less painfully, passed.

Cultivating caviar

Caviar is one of the world’s most prized delicacies, but overfishing has pushed wild sturgeon to the brink of extinction.

PAWS for a CAUSE

Children enrolled in Coile Middle School and each of the 14 elementary schools in the Clarke County School District are reaping the benefits from PAWS for a CAUSE.

Inmates grow food, skills at new garden

Some gardeners shop for the best gloves, hat or kneeling mat. Others gear up by wearing matching outfits and working with whatever tools the warden lets them use for the day

Georgia freshwater fish

This is no fish tale: a new Georgia Museum of Natural History Web site offers the most complete look at Georgia fishes, what they are and where they’re found.