Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

See the university's official COVID-19 website for up-to-date information and resources.

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 9:56am

Gabriel Kooperman is part of one of the seven new faculty teams that have been awarded funds through a second round of Presidential Interdisciplinary Seed Grants.

Friday, August 2, 2019 - 8:59am

Researchers lay the groundwork for high resolution "heat maps" to protect residents and improve city planning. With support from NSF, a multidisciplinary University of Georgia team is compiling highly detailed, fine-resolution maps of the "urban heat island" in their town of Athens, Georgia. 

Monday, July 29, 2019 - 2:47pm

The first launch is scheduled for late 2019 for one of two cube satellites made by the Small Satellite Research Laboratory at the University of Georgia.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm

David Cotten, the associate director of the University of Georgia’s Small Satellite Research Laboratory, spoke first. His talk centered on CubeSats, small satellites that virtually anyone can build and send into space.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 12:03pm

Various news outlets recently reported a fatal accident involving a motorcycle rider being struck by lightning. This is a tragic incident. It comes several days after I watched jaw-dropping video of lightning striking a tree at the Women's U.S. Open golf tournament.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:58am

A strange convergence led to this essay. 

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:56am

As a former NASA earth system scientist, I am quite familiar with the wonders of our planet and how satellite-based remote sensing can reveal them. 

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:52am

CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller, "Over 40% of Greenland experienced melting yesterday, with total ice loss estimated to be more than 2 gigatons (a gigaton is equal to 1 billion tons)."

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 11:49am

Over 40% of Greenland experienced melting Thursday, with total ice loss estimated to be more than 2 gigatons (equal to 2 billion tons) on just that day alone.