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Posted on 2017-05-23 13:51.

In findings that could mean better robots and prosthetics, Georgia Tech researchers show it is biomechanically possible for flamingos to stand and even sleep on one leg with little muscle effort.

Posted on 2017-05-12 14:08.
Posted on 2017-04-25 14:16.

She was recruited for her athletic skills in diving, but Madison Young also showed her academic A-game while at Georgia Tech.

Posted on 2017-04-21 18:09.

What can microorganisms teach us about climate change? Plenty, because microbes respond, adapt, and evolve faster than other organisms. Scientists can discover how microorganisms will change because of global warming more quickly than is possible for complex organisms. Understanding how microbes respond to climate change will help predict its effects on other forms of life, including humans.

Posted on 2017-04-17 16:15.

Massive landslides, similar to those found on Earth, are occurring on the asteroid Ceres. That’s according to a new study led by the Georgia Institute of Technology, adding to the growing evidence that Ceres retains a significant amount of water ice.

Posted on 2017-04-07 14:33.

Raquel L. Lieberman is the recipient of the 2017 Sigma Xi Best Faculty Paper Award. Lieberman is an associate professor in the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The paper recognized by this award is “Enzymatic hydrolysis by transition-metal-dependent nucleophilic aromatic substitution,” published in Nature Chemical Biology.