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Metabolic Profiles Distinguish Early Stage Ovarian Cancer with Unprecedented Accuracy

A new study has produced a set of biomarkers that may enable development of an accurate ovarian cancer screening test.
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Large-Scale Modeling Shows Confinement Effects on Cell Macromolecules

Researchers have shown the effects of confinement on macromolecules inside simulated cells.
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Georgia Tech trains Watson AI to 'chat,' spark more creativity in humans

Georgia Institute of Technology researchers are exploring and pushing the boundaries of artificial intelligence (AI) by partnering with one of AI’s most notable citizens — IBM’s Watson — to advance how computers help humans creatively solve problems.
Mark Hay with Glaciers

Coral Reef Researcher Wins Explorer’s Club Honor

Georgia Tech Teasley Professor Mark Hay has received the Lowell Thomas Award from the New York-based Explorers Club.
Garrett Stanley

BRAIN Initiative Taps Two Labs from Georgia Tech

Two Georgia Tech researchers are riding a second wave of NIH grants to support the BRAIN initiative.

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Science papers rarely cited in negative ways

Inside the human blood-drinking, ‘real vampire’ community of New Orleans

'No Camping,' and Other Laws That Sneakily Push the Homeless Away

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Shack-a-Thon 2015

Students Fundraise from Cardboard Fortresses

Habitat for Humanity hosted its first Shack-A-Thon this week. It hopes to make it an annual event.
Transgender @ Tech

Workshop Explores Challenges Facing Transgender Community

The LGBTQIA Resource Center, Student Center, and Student Diversity Programs hosted Transgender @ Tech — the first workshop of its kind — earlier this month.
International Education Week

Georgia Tech’s International Community, On and Off Campus

At Tech, 52 percent of students have an international experience before they graduate, and many students come from other countries to call Tech home for a semester or more.
Matthew Miller and Marc Canellas

Your Student Government Leaders: Get to Know Marc and Matthew

The SGA graduate president and vice president answered a few questions on their goals, career aspirations, and lives as students.
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Georgia Tech Reaches New Heights in Academic Success

Georgia Tech set new records in retention and graduation rates.

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Cooking corals on Christmas Island

On this remote island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, corals are being put to the test of their lives as water temperatures soar to a staggering 31C (88F). The current El Niño event is responsible for the large-scale warming across the equatorial Pacific, but water temperatures have been...

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Kim Cobb

Kim Cobb

Associate Professor
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, College of Sciences

What Should the U.S. Do About ISIL?

Before joining the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs as an associate professor, Magaret Kosal served as science and technology advisor within the Office of the Secretary of Defense. She recently returned to Georgia Tech after serving as an advisor to the Chief of Staff of...

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Margaret Kosal

Margaret Kosal

Assistant Professor of International Affairs
The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts 

Why Supercomputing is the Engine for Modern Science

This week, Georgia Tech attends Supercomputing ’15 – an annual, premier conference for thousands of computationalists who act “under the hood” for other professionals. A contingent of more than 50 faculty, researchers and students from Georgia Tech will showcase recent scientific advances and...

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Edmond Chow

Edmond Chow

Associate Professor
School of Computational Science and Engineering, College of Computing