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Using Rap Music to Help Students Learn Critical Science Topics!

I don't know about you, but I have always had a hard time learning science topics. Many of them are extremely abstract, and theoretical,...
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Using Rap Music to Help Students Learn Critical Science Topics!

I don't know about you, but I have always had a hard time learning science topics. Many of them are extremely abstract, and theoretical,...

How to breathe FIRE! (Don’t Try This At Home!)

If you clicked on this link, you may be, like me, a bit of a pyromaniac. Unfortunately for us, playing with fire is quite...

Behind the Baking: Leavening

Introduction Welcome to the second installment of my Baking Science series! This time, I'm putting a variety of leavening agents to the test to see...

LaTeX: A Typesetting Guide

As an aspiring scientist, I look to encourage as many people as possible to read what knowledge I can share. Technology has made that...
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Margeaux Comerford

Let’s Go!: Costa Rica

As a supporter of the “Let’s stop wearing shoes” movement that seems to be taking over the mentality of both young adults and shoe...
Destiny Cobb

A Trip to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

This past month I had the absolute pleasure of visiting the Atlanta Botanical Gardens as part of class field trip with my BIOL 4440...
Jennifer Leavey

Celebrate DNA Day with a Chocolate Smoothie!

Happy DNA Day!!!! So, it's April 20th and you want to celebrate DNA day, but aren't sure how?  What about making chocolate smoothies in honor...
Gordon Waller

Water: Prankster of the Natural World Part 2

If you haven't read part 1 (why would you do that?), here is a review of the scenario we are considering in part 2:   Two...
Gordon Waller

Water: prankster of the natural world part 1

If you've ever taken a life sciences course your teacher probably mentioned one of several properties that make water particularly interesting. Water is cohesive...
Jennifer Leavey

Cholera cookies, delicious or gross?

  Every December the Georgia Tech School of Biology has a holiday party with one of those never ending gift swaps.  Most of the presents...