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Research on the salt marsh of Sapelo Island, Georgia (Courtesy of UGA)

Joel Kostka studies the salt marsh on Sapelo Island, Georgia.

In the lab

Academic advisors share answers to questions frequently asked at the start of a school year.

Stars of Science Matters, Season 1

15-Minute stories of curiosity-driven discoveries and achievements, of “Wow” and “Aha” moments, from the College of Sciences

2018 Cullen-Peck Fellows

The College of Sciences selects the associate professors for innovative research.

Kennda Lynch (Photo by Maureen Rouhi)

With Ford Foundation support, Kennda Lynch seeks to learn more about microbes that consume rocket fuel as energy source.


Researchers at four major institutions join forces to ensure the health of oceans for generations to come.

Leddy Family Scholars 2018 Group Picture (Photo by Renay San Miguel)

Leddy Family Scholarship Fund supported another four students in the 2017-18 school year.

From left: Marcus Bray, Rebecca Rapf, George Tan, Adriana Lozoya (Photo by Renay San Miguel)

AbGradCon 2018 showcases Georgia Tech’s leadership in astrobiology research and education.

David Collard

David M. Collard, professor and associate dean, will serve as interim dean of the College of Sciences.

Finding Another Earth: Candidate Lineup (Image by NASA)

Scientists are developing the use of dynamic biosignatures – based on seasonal changes in the Earth’s atmosphere – in the search for life in distant planets.