Articles by: JoAnn Adkins

Stocker telescope captures really old star stuff blazing our way

Stocker telescope captures really old star stuff blazing our way

Researchers at FIU’s Stocker AstroScience Center often lie in wait, waiting for that unexpected moment when something of galactic proportions […]

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Celebrating its sixth year, the United Nations’ International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated Feb. 11 in […]

5 fun facts about a crab we didn’t know existed

5 fun facts about a crab we didn’t know existed

This month, researchers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History identified […]

Almirall named AAAS fellow

Almirall named AAAS fellow

José R. Almirall has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Almirall, a chemistry professor in the College of […]

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Patricia Heithaus spends her days in front of a computer screen watching videos of coral reefs. The grandmother of four […]

3,200 pounds of fresh South Florida produce reaches FIU students

3,200 pounds of fresh South Florida produce reaches FIU students

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused food insecurity for some people, and a recent effort organized by South Florida farmers has […]