Environment

Collaboration aims to bridge seagrass conservation efforts

Collaboration aims to bridge seagrass conservation efforts

A year ago, Dr. Guanglong Qiu traveled almost 9,000 miles from southern China to work with Dr. James Fourqurean in the Seagrass Ecosystems […]

SeaKeepers partners with CASE to tackle pollution

SeaKeepers partners with CASE to tackle pollution

The College of Arts, Sciences & Education has teamed up with the International SeaKeepers Society to launch the S.A.R.A.H. program — […]

Ongoing red tide monitoring in South Florida

Ongoing red tide monitoring in South Florida

Red tide has continued to cause health problems for the public and wildlife throughout Florida. Although South Florida waters have […]

Alumni and students abuzz at Bee College

Alumni and students abuzz at Bee College

FIU student club, South Florida Beekeeping Association (SFBA) recently joined the UF/IFAS Honey Bee Lab at the 2019 South Florida Bee College, […]

Agroecology student faces new challenge

Agroecology student faces new challenge

With any new task, challenges arise. Persevering through them is a life lesson. For soon to be Department ofEarth and […]

Photo courtesy David Riera

Miami Bridge project creating change in the community

When David Riera, success coach for FIU’s Global Civic Engagement (GCE) Mini Grants, read the application from Alecia Rodriguez to fund […]

Players explore butterflies using virtual reality

Players explore butterflies using virtual reality

Ever wondered what the world looks like through the eyes of a butterfly? Computer scientist, Alban Delamarre, and Dr. Jaeson […]

Aquarius Resurfaced: Caribbean sponge communities structured by top-down effects

Aquarius Resurfaced: Caribbean sponge communities structured by top-down effects

Sponges are becoming the dominant habitat-forming organism on Caribbean reefs as corals continue to decline because of environmental stressors like […]

Photo courtesy Liz Malloy

Living on Earth: Everglades tour with John Kominoski

This article first appeared in Living on Earth on April 5, 2019. In a recent Living on Earth podcast, Florida Coastal […]

Aquanaut Hervé Stevenin – from Aquarius to Gateway

Aquanaut Hervé Stevenin – from Aquarius to Gateway

Aquanauts who participate in NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) at Aquarius Reef Base are on the cutting edge of exploration technology. Hervé Stevenin, […]