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SREL staffer photo helps tell history of Savannah River Site

[caption id="attachment_3091" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Sean Poppy, outreach program coordinator for UGA's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, submitted this photo taken on the grounds near SREL's conference center. Located along a walking trail frequented by hundreds of elementary school children each year as part of SREL outreach...

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Researchers offer insights into aging

UGA scientists have presented a strong case that the mechanism lies at the intersection of the genome and epigenome What determines the life span of a mouse, alligator, dog or human? A team of scientists at the University of Georgia believes they have new insight into this...

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Fellowship honors late Prof. Emerita Rebecca Sharitz

Writer: Beth Gavrilles Contact: Allison Walters [caption id="attachment_3001" align="alignleft" width="197"] Rebecca Sharitz examines cattails in a wetland area at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory.[/caption] Athens, Ga. – Trailblazing ecologist Rebecca R. Sharitz spent almost her entire career at the University of Georgia Savannah River Ecology Laboratory. A world-renowned...

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Rhodes Named Athletic Association Professor

Throughout his career he has advised twenty-seven graduate students, eleven postdoctoral researchers, and provided experiential learning opportunities for more than forty undergraduate students....

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Ecologist receives NSF CAREER grant

The five-year, $1.18 million CAREER grant will fund research about the impacts of wastewater on the structure and function of tropical rivers, particularly the impacts of pollution that results from aging and obsolete wastewater infrastructure....

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