April 20, 2017 | Research News
Rising water temperatures endanger health of coastal ecosystems, study finds
Marine biologists James Hollibaugh and Sylvia Schaefer found that rising water temperatures could disrupt ocean food webs and lead to the release of more greenhouse gases.
April 19, 2017 | Research News
Study defines thunderstorm asthma epidemic conditions
University of Georgia researchers are exploring new ways of predicting thunderstorm asthma outbreaks.
April 17, 2017 | Research News
Migration from sea-level rise could reshape cities inland
Researchers estimate that approximately 13.1 million people could be displaced by rising ocean waters, with Atlanta, Houston and Phoenix as top destinations for those forced to relocate.
April 12, 2017 | General News
UGA entrusted with archaeological collection from American Museum of Natural History
The University of Georgia Laboratory of Archaeology has received an extensive archaeological collection that includes artifacts and other paleoenvironmental materials recovered by the American Museum of Natural History during a decade of excavation led by David Hurst Thomas on St. Catherines Island, Georgia.
April 10, 2017 | Research News
New model maps likelihood of Ebola spillovers
Ecologists at the University of Georgia have developed a model that maps the likelihood of Ebola virus "spillovers" — when the virus jumps from its long-term host to humans or animals such as great apes — across Africa on a month-by-month basis.
March 22, 2017 | General News
Georgia Grinders Pecan Butter takes top prize at UGA’s 2017 Flavor of Georgia Contest
Harry and Jaime Foster, owners of Georgia Grinders Premium Nut Butters, walked away with the grand prize from the University of Georgia's 2017 Flavor of Georgia Contest for their Georgia Grinders Pecan Butter.
March 17, 2017 | General News
Student entrepreneurs take center stage at UGA’s inaugural FABricate competition
The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences celebrated the finale of its inaugural FABricate student entrepreneurship contest.
March 13, 2017 | Research News
UGA scientists develop new equation to help farmers fight late freezes
Atmospheric scientists at the University of Georgia have recently developed a simplified set of equations to help farmers who use irrigation for frost protection.
March 7, 2017 | General News
U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter visits the UGA Oyster Hatchery
Congressman Buddy Carter toured the oyster hatchery at the University of Georgia Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant and met with a shellfish grower who is working with UGA to grow single oysters in an effort to diversify the coastal economy.
March 7, 2017 | Research News
Deadly raccoon roundworm can infect humans without symptoms, new UGA study finds
Although this "raccoon roundworm" was believed to cause severe problems and even death in people who become infected, a new University of Georgia study shows that's not always the case.
March 2, 2017 | Research News
Shades of Green: Scientists and engineers help turn ocean plastic into new products
Engineers and polymer scientists with the UGA's New Materials Institute help a company turn ocean plastics into new consumer products.
February 27, 2017 | Research News
More mosquito species than previously thought may transmit Zika
Zika virus could be transmitted by more mosquito species than those currently known, according to a new predictive model created by ecologists at the University of Georgia and the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies.
February 23, 2017 | General News
Rabun County’s Ladybug Farms awarded UGA students’ latest tiny house
Georgia Organics, UGA team up again to provide housing to young Georgia farmers
February 22, 2017 | Research News
‘Atmospheric rivers’ associated with California flooding also common in the Southeast
University of Georgia geography and atmospheric sciences researchers provide the first detailed climatological analysis of Southeastern atmospheric rivers in a new study published in the International Journal of Climatology.
February 20, 2017 | General News
Finalists selected for UGA’s Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges have selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia's 2017 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest.