News Archive


Seaweed and sea slugs rely on toxic bacteria to defend against predators

Samantha Mascuch and Julia Kubanek unravel the connections between slug, seaweed, and microbe.

Mon, Jun 24, 2019 | Read story
A Limited Habitable Zone for Complex Life

Toxic gases limit the types of life we could find on habitable worlds.

Mon, Jun 10, 2019 | Read story
Antibiotics, Taken Strategically, Could Actually Help Defeat Antibiotic Resistance

Those same antibiotics driving the rise in antibiotic resistant bacterial strains could help defeat them if used as part of an informed strategy.

Mon, May 20, 2019 | Read story
Notes from the Director, Spring 2019

Change is a feature of dynamic processes and, indeed, of dynamic programs.

Fri, May 10, 2019 | Read story
QBioS Student Selected for P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship

Congratulations to Rozenn Pineau, who was selected for the P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship!

Tue, Apr 30, 2019 | Read story
Elma Kajtaz: Ph.D. in Quantitative Biosciences, with minor in Electrophysiology

It takes a village to raise a neuroscientist.

Tue, Apr 30, 2019 | Read story
QBioS Student Selected for Sam Nunn Security Program

Congratulations to Alexander Bo Lee who was selected for the 2019-2020 Sam Nunn Security Program (SNSP)

Tue, Apr 23, 2019 | Read story
Ratcliff and Yunker: 2019 Sigma Xi Faculty Best Paper Award

Collaboration between biologist and physicist leads to groundbreaking discovery.

Fri, Apr 19, 2019 | Read story
Joe Lachance: 2019 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

Georgia Tech recognizes his educational innovations in teaching biology.

Wed, Apr 17, 2019 | Read story
Using Fish to Unravel How Complex Behavior is Encoded in the Genome and Wired in the Brain

Scientists from Georgia Tech and Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology receive $750,000 grant for research.

Mon, Apr 15, 2019 | Read story
Georgia Tech Team Receives $6.25 Million to Study Collective Emergent Behavior

A Georgia Tech team that includes physicist Dan Goldman has been awarded $6.25 million to study collective emergent behavior.

Wed, Apr 10, 2019 | Read story
Using Smartphones and Laptops to Simulate Deadly Heart Arrhythmias

Researchers are using smartphones and laptop computers to model heart arrhythmias.

Wed, Mar 27, 2019 | Read story
Carbon Monoxide as Sign of Extraterrestrial Life

For some distant worlds, CO may indicate a robust microbial biosphere.

Wed, Mar 20, 2019 | Read story
When Sand-Slithering Snakes Behave Like Light Waves

A new study by SMI Professors Dan Goldman and Zeb Rocklin shows how the motion of snakes moving across a sandy surface can be affected by obstacles.

Mon, Feb 25, 2019 | Read story
A COOL Center Based on Natural Quid Pro Quo

The Center for the Origin of Life (COOL) will explore the origins and evolution of life on Earth.

Thu, Feb 14, 2019 | Read story