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Veganism may not be the key to saving the planet

Vegans and vegetarians have long argued their approach to eating is the kindest—to animals and to our planet. But new research from the University of Georgia suggests that might not actually be the case. The paper found that a diet of mostly...
15-Feb-2023 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Louis B. Sohn: An international legal scholar dedicated to human rights

This story is part of a series, called Georgia Groundbreakers, that celebrates innovative and visionary faculty, students, alumni and leaders throughout the history of the University of Georgia – and their profound, enduring impact on our state,...
23-Jan-2023 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Hurricane’s effects killed sturgeon in Apalachicola River

As hurricane Michael churned through the Gulf of Mexico to make landfall near Florida’s Apalachicola River in 2018, it left a sea of destruction in its wake. The path was easy to follow on land, but debris and infrastructure failures also...
6-Dec-2022 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Generation X better prepared for retirement than experts thought

Only about one in three Americans have enough saved for retirement, according to a national survey. But new research from the University of Georgia offers what might be a silver lining to the doom and gloom: Generation X doesn’t appear any worse...
29-Nov-2022 8:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

Low to moderate stress is good for you

The holidays are a stressful time for many, but that may not be a bad thing when it comes to your brain functioning, according to new research from the Youth Development Institute at the University of Georgia.
22-Nov-2022 9:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

Pharmacy faculty awarded $2.15M to prevent adverse drug events in ICU

Every year, 1.5 million Americans experience a serious drug event in intensive care units across the country. Two new grants totaling $2.15 million recently awarded to the University of Georgia hope to change that using artificial...
18-Nov-2022 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Daniel Lee: WWII veteran and Medal of Honor recipient

Daniel Warnell Lee didn’t complain about the severe wounds he suffered in battle during World War II. He also didn’t boast about receiving the nation’s highest military distinction – commonly called the Congressional Medal of Honor – for...
7-Nov-2022 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Artificial intelligence answers the call for quail information

When states want to gauge quail populations, the process can be grueling, time-consuming and expensive. It means spending hours in the field listening for calls. Or leaving a recording device in the field to catch what sounds are made—only to...
18-Oct-2022 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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