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Old Into New: Geneticists Track the Evolution of Parenting

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University of Georgia researchers have confirmed that becoming a parent brings about more than just the obvious offspring—it also rewires the parents’ brain.
13-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UGA Scientists Use Robots and Drones to Accelerate Plant Genetic Research, Improve Crop Yield

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A team of researchers is developing a robotic system of all-terrain rovers and aerial drones that can quickly and accurately gather and analyze data on the characteristics of crops.
9-Feb-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

A Concussion May Affect Your Driving Even After Symptoms Disappear, Says Study

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The effects a concussion has on driving a vehicle may continue to linger even after the symptoms disappear, according to a new study by University of Georgia researchers.
6-Feb-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Intimate Partner Violence Among Youth Linked to Suicide, Weapons and Drug Use

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Adolescents who are violent toward their romantic partners are also more likely to think about or attempt suicide, carry a weapon, threaten others with a weapon and use drugs or alcohol than peers in non-violent relationships, according to new...
31-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study Identifies the Southeast’s Most Diverse and Imperiled Waterways

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After more than a year of data collection, analysis and mapping, the University of Georgia River Basin Center and the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute recently published a comprehensive survey of Southeastern watersheds and the diverse...
30-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

The Birthplace of Public Higher Education in America

How the University of Georgia sparked a movement that continues to shape our nation
23-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Barriers Limit Black Households’ Access to Financial Services

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While black households see value in using financial planning services, most don’t pursue it due to barriers to entry including large gaps in income and net worth relative to other ethnic groups.
13-Jan-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Problem Drinking in Older Adults

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Older adults suffering from multiple chronic health conditions and depression are nearly five times as likely to be problem drinkers as older adults with the same conditions and no depression.
12-Jan-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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