Biological Sciences

Insect database helps Dubai Police solve crimes

Insect database helps Dubai Police solve crimes

Out of all the data resources that could help solve a crime, an insect database isn’t one that normally comes […]

FIU: A university that grows with immigrants

FIU: A university that grows with immigrants

As the first and only public research university in Miami, FIU offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees to its students […]

Leonardo Acuna: From helicopter mechanic to biochemist

Leonardo Acuna: From helicopter mechanic to biochemist

Becoming a biochemist might seem like an unexpected next step for a helicopter mechanic, but for Leonardo Acuna, the first […]

BBC Science Club recognized by American Chemical Society

BBC Science Club recognized by American Chemical Society

FIU’s American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter located at the Biscayne Bay Campus has been selected to receive an Outstanding […]

The future of red tide: what scientists are saying

The future of red tide: what scientists are saying

This year’s red tide outbreak slowly spread into Manatee County waters by August and fish died by the thousands, washing […]

Lukas Lamb Wotton: Leaving a footprint in Everglades research

Lukas Lamb Wotton: Leaving a footprint in Everglades research

By Maria Pulido-Velosa Lukas Lamb Wotton, M.S student in the Department of Biological Sciences, is on a scientific journey to identify […]

FIU shines at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students

FIU shines at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students

FIU was well-represented at the 2018 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) in Indianapolis, Indiana. Twelve undergraduates including members […]

Ph.D. students go beyond the surface at FLL Boat Show

Ph.D. students go beyond the surface at FLL Boat Show

Every year, the Ft. Lauderdale Boat show exhibits a vast array of the industry’s latest boats and yachts of all […]

Aquanaut Jessica Meir lived underwater to train for Life in Space

Aquanaut Jessica Meir lived underwater to train for Life in Space

Many people dream of becoming astronauts, but very few truly have what it takes to make the cut. In 2002, […]