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Ending $100 Bills Might Have More Costs Than Benefits

Ending large bills to undercut illicit activity is a popular notion, but at what cost?
25-Jul-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Early Life Exposure to Famine Can Lead to Depression

New research from the University of Georgia reveals that exposure to famine during specific moments in early life is associated with depression later in life.
9-Jul-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists calculate impact of China’s ban on plastic waste imports

Scientists from the University of Georgia have calculated the potential global impact of China's ban plastic waste imports and how the policy might affect efforts to reduce the amount of plastic waste entering the world’s landfills and natural...
15-Jun-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


UGA School of Law opens Veterans Legal Clinic

Beginning this month, veterans living in Georgia can receive legal assistance they may not otherwise have access to or be able to afford through the University of Georgia School of Law’s new Veterans Legal Clinic.
18-Jun-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Toys Motivate Children to Eat a Healthier Diet

New research from the University of Georgia suggests that fun can motivate kids to try new foods at lunchtime and ultimately eat more fruits and vegetables.
31-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Charcoal Lighter Fluid Makes Summer Grilling More Environmentally Friendly

Typically made from crude oil, lighter fluid can emit compounds that leave an unpleasant taste and odor on grilled foods. The new product manufactured by ESCOGO, EcoGreen Charcoal Lighter, is made entirely from plant-based products. It is now...
23-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Scientists Predict Number of Undiscovered Mammal Species

There are probably 303 species of mammals left to be discovered by science, most of which are likely to live in tropical regions, according to a predictive model developed by a team of University of Georgia ecologists.
15-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Caterpillar ‘Road Rage’ Could Affect Migration

Monarch butterfly caterpillars living next to roads may be stressed by the sound of passing cars and trucks, according to a new study from the University of Georgia.
9-May-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Ruling addresses an issue that has stymied states for years

11-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT

World Oceans Day: UGA Professor Jenna Jambeck to Speak to United Nations

The theme of this year’s World Oceans Day is combating plastic pollution, a problem that has been piling up—quite literally—for decades.
8-Jun-2018 4:30 PM EDT

Important Questions Asked by Upcoming Horror Movie ‘Hereditary’

4-Jun-2018 2:05 PM EDT


Robust decision rules in favor of baker’s right not to bake cake

4-Jun-2018 1:05 PM EDT

Dog Days of Summer: Vet Tips for Pet Safety

25-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT

Why Are We So Interested in the Royal Wedding?

15-May-2018 2:05 PM EDT

We Need to Know More About Gina Haspel’s Past

3-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Make the Most Out of Take Our Kids to Work Day

24-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT

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