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SPECIAL REPORT: Monitoring Hurricanes

Monitoring Hurricanes

A device designed by engineers at GTRI is part of the HIRAD, an experimental airborne system developed by the Earth Science Office NASA.

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GTRI Hosts Students for Robotics Demo Day

The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) hosted several high school groups as they toured Georgia Tech robotics exhibits during Georgia Tech’s Robotics Demo Day.

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What Going Viral Looked Like 120 Years Ago

Populist presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan electrified the 1896 Democratic National Convention with a speech in which he called for a new currency standard based on silver rather than gold. Over the next few years, his “Cross of Gold” ideas spread across the country, with thousands upon thousands of newspaper mentions.

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In Emergencies, Should You Trust a Robot?

In emergencies, people may trust robots too much for their own safety, a new study suggests. In a mock building fire, test subjects followed instructions from an “Emergency Guide Robot” even after the machine had proven itself unreliable – and after some participants were told that robot had broken down. 

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GTRI Awarded Prime Position with CS TAT ID/IQ Contract Vehicle

The Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) awarded the Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. (GTARC), the contracting arm of the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), a prime contract to support its Cyber Security and Information Systems Technical Area Task (CS TAT) program.  

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