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Extension Publications

  • The Role of Music (C 1053-06)
  • Published 9/28/2014
  • Children who grow up listening to music develop strong music-related connections in the brain. Some of these music pathways actually affect the way we think. Listening to classical music seems to improve our spatial reasoning, at least for a short time. And learning to play an instrument may have an even longer effect on certain thinking skills. Here is some information on how music affects our brains and ideas on how to help nurture children's love of music.
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  • Protect Yourself from Ticks (C 937)
  • Published 12/21/2016
  • This publication discusses how to protect yourself and the areas around your home from ticks. It also includes information on common tick-borne diseases, such as Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Lyme disease.
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Extension News

  • Poverty Simulations
  • Published 1/11/2017 by Kyle Dawson
  • UGA Cooperative Extension administers poverty simulations throughout Georgia.
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  • Radon Poster Winners
  • Published 1/11/2017 by Casey Chastain
  • Georgia middle schoolers help warn their neighbors as part of National Radon Action Month.
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