Why Alfred Hitchcock Grabs Your Attention

Atlanta, GA

During high suspense moments, the brain narrows what people see and focuses their attention on the story.

Students Use Data Science to Solve Society’s Problems

Atlanta, GA

Students in Data Science for Social Good show non-profits and government agencies how data can tackle social and societal problems.

Encryption Made Easier: Just Talk Like a Parent

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New prototype encyrpts emails, without confusing encryption software.

Georgia Tech Researchers Train Computer to Create Games by Watching YouTube

Atlanta, GA

Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed a computing system that views gameplay video from streaming services like YouTube or Twitch, analyzes the footage and then is able to create original new sections of a game.

For Those Over 50, Finding a Job Can Get Old

Atlanta, GA

Older workers remain umemployed nearly six weeks longer than younger people.

Study Examines “Joiners” Who Help Make Startups Successful

Atlanta, GA

Research highlighted this week in the journal Science analyzes a class of “joiners,” employees who support the founders of startup companies.

“Real Research” Summer Program for High School Students Returns to Georgia Tech

Atlanta, GA

A program that brings high-school students face-to-face with real, goal-oriented university research will be returning this summer.

Helping Atlanta’s Underserved Children See a Future in STEM

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Horizons@GT embarking on its third year of bringing low-income students to Georgia Tech’s campus.

Research identifies barriers in tracking meals and what foodies want

Atlanta, GA

Eating healthy is sometimes a challenge on its own, so technology should ease that burden – not increase it – according to new research.

Hackathon helps students invent musical instruments

Atlanta, GA

Design challenge added a student component to the annual Margaret Guthman Musical Instrument Competition