In popular culture, asteroids play the role of apocalyptic threat, get blamed for wiping out the dinosaurs – and offer an extraterrestrial source for mineral mining. But for researcher Nicholas Hud, asteroids play an entirely different role: that of time capsules showing what molecules originally existed in our solar system. Having that information gives scientists the starting point they need to reconstruct the complex pathway that got life started on Earth.
The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability created a new regional sustainability network, RCE Greater Atlanta.
The Georgia Tech Student Foundation’s Investments Committee has opened applications for Accel, a new program designed to connect Tech’s best students with top financial firms.
Georgia Tech students are working to help Ryker, a two-year-old beagle-Chihuahua mix, get mobile again after he was paralyzed by a BB gun pellet in July 2017.