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The Lone Star Tick is the most common tick in Georgia. Image from The Georgia Department of Public Health

Ticks Among Us

Heather Neal - Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 8:37am

The experts are saying that it is a bad year for ticks. Which really means that the ticks are having a banner year and their prey are having a bad year. Nancy Hinkle, a veterinary entomologist at the University of...

Tom Mather, researcher, captures ticks

Connecting Students to STEM Careers

Heather Neal - Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 5:11am

Do you have a student who spends recess searching out bugs on the playground? While it may be atypical playground behavior, it could also be a great opportunity to plug a little career education. Tom Mather, a...

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