Articles by: Catherine Guinovart

FIU@Home: Discover Mantis Shrimp Vision

FIU@Home: Discover Mantis Shrimp Vision

FIU’s Aquarius Reef Base gives scientists the gift of time. Living in the world’s only underwater laboratory allows scientists to […]

Fellowships empower graduate researcher to study bull sharks at Rookery Bay

Fellowships empower graduate researcher to study bull sharks at Rookery Bay

Kristine Zikmanis, a biology Ph.D. student in the Institute of Environment’s Marine Community and Behavioral Ecology Lab, is researching sharks […]

A love affair with living underwater

A love affair with living underwater

More than 50 years of oceanic exploration has changed society’s relationship with the planet. Today, there is only underwater research […]

National Park Service internship prepares students for science careers

National Park Service internship prepares students for science careers

Developing professional skills as an environmental scientist is not something that happens solely in the classroom. These pertinent skills are […]

Nat Geo Explorer shares her journey

Nat Geo Explorer shares her journey

When society thinks about science, many people imagine a person in a lab who is wearing a lab coat looking […]

FIU connects with the ocean community

FIU connects with the ocean community

The marine sciences community is catalyzing the next generation of ocean advocates. At the Ocean Sciences Meeting held in February […]

Friends of Rookery Bay Dive Aquarius

Friends of Rookery Bay Dive Aquarius

Winners of a silent auctions recently had the once-in-a-lifetime experience of diving to the world’s only underwater research laboratory — FIU […]

Aquarius sits on the Mobile Support Base prior to deployment

Aquarius Resurfaced: Bringing FIU’s Aquarius into the 21st Century

The dawn of the 21st century was an important time for exploration both in space and beneath the sea. NASA […]

Aquarius Academy launches at FIU

Aquarius Academy launches at FIU

With the launch of Aquarius Academy, 6-12 students everywhere can splash down to FIU’s Aquarius Reef Base – the world’s […]

Keys reef fish were lacking data so she started mapping

Keys reef fish were lacking data so she started mapping

Rachel Zuercher is arming scientists and lawmakers with the science they need to better protect marine resources. As an FIU […]