Field Notes

HackMITea: A Hackathon From the Eyes of a Physics Major

Recently, I've had the opportunity to visit a friend up north and experience my first ever hackathon, hosted by none other than MIT. Every...
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HackMITea: A Hackathon From the Eyes of a Physics Major

Recently, I've had the opportunity to visit a friend up north and experience my first ever hackathon, hosted by none other than MIT. Every...

Diary of an Undergraduate Thesis

The Georgia Tech Research Option is available to all undergraduate students in the College of Sciences. It includes the completion of an undergraduate thesis....

A day in the life of a field ecologist

Details from my summer experience conducting fieldwork in the Colorado Rockies Photo caption: View of the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, with Gothic Mountain towering above. 4:30...

Collaboration is Key!

As a senior in college, about to graduate with an engineering degree, I've come to actually appreciate the dreaded "group project" - and trust...
Field Notes
Al-Ahad Ekram

Electric Vehicles: Will EVs make our climate better?

Electric vehicles have gained momentum in the recent years due to a considerable percentage of personal vehicle users as well as freight companies that...
Vivian Romero

Gauging the Tides of Climate Change

When scientists or politicians begin to talk about climate change, most people become scared by the severity of the issue at hand, thinking there's...
Caroline Gellene

Scientific Glassblowing

Ever walk by an organic chemistry teaching lab and wonder why people were standing behind blowtorches looking frustrated? First week of my senior year, I...
Joe Mendelson

Gringo Perdido — King of the Road

  “A repo man’s job is always intense” movie Repo Man (1984) Field biologists get themselves into situations that other normal people, including other scientists, just...
Gemma OConnor

How Corals Changed My Life

I’m a fifth year undergraduate at the Georgia Institute of Technology studying industrial and systems engineering, and I plan to attend graduate school this...
Gemma OConnor

5 Alternative Facts on Climate Change Disproved

Government officials are making several claims about one of today's hottest topics, climate change, yet are lacking some scientific proof... 1. Global Warming is a...