News Archive

Post date: 2017

New transplant technology developed in Petit Institute could benefit diabetes patients
06/06/2017 - 00:00
Georgia Tech/Emory researchers explain how flamingoes can sleep while standing on one leg
05/30/2017 - 00:00
In the New York Times: Georgia Tech/Emory study could inspire improvements in robotics and powered prosthetics
05/25/2017 - 00:00
New study from Georgia Tech and Emory researchers provides revolutionary insights into the flamingo's one-legged posture.
05/25/2017 - 00:00
They’re so steady that you can balance a dead one on a single leg.
05/23/2017 - 00:00
Humans consider standing on one leg something best done in a yoga class. Flamingos, on the other hand, consider it the most comfortable sleeping position.
05/23/2017 - 00:00
Flamingos expend less energy standing on one leg than in a two-legged stance, scientists have confirmed.
05/23/2017 - 00:00
DNA is better known, but many researchers today believe that life on Earth got started with its cousin RNA...
05/18/2017 - 00:00
In the New York Times from the lab of David Hu: Why honeybees are good at grooming
05/16/2017 - 00:00
Hu lab's latest research: "Imagine the creators of South Park got to do a National Geographic special."
05/02/2017 - 00:00
Researchers must meet challenges in sustaining the highest standards of integrity, says committee chaired by Bob Nerem
04/28/2017 - 00:00
All mammals, regardless of their size, take the same amount of time to defecate
04/27/2017 - 00:00
Georgia Tech researchers explain why it takes you and an elephant the same amount of time to poop
04/27/2017 - 00:00
Georgia Tech researcher part of billion-dollar project that would synthesize hundreds of thousands of molecules
04/25/2017 - 00:00
Committee led by Petit Institute founding director issues call for action to ensure research integrity
04/13/2017 - 00:00
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Petit Institute founding director Bob Nerem helping illuminate path to more responsible research
04/13/2017 - 00:00
New Report: U.S. research community needs to do a better job of both investigating misconduct allegations and promoting ethical conduct
04/12/2017 - 00:00
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Petit Institute researcher announced as president-elect of Society For Biomaterials
04/12/2017 - 00:00
Research from Georgia Tech: Honeybees are extremely hairy so they can carry as much pollen as possible
04/11/2017 - 00:00
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Petit Institute founding director Bob Nerem weighs in on updating scientific standards
04/11/2017 - 00:00