Science + Health

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

Although the titles crime scene investigator (CSIs) and forensic science investigator are often used interchangeably, they are different careers Forensic […]

ABCs to Ph.D.

ABCs to Ph.D.

Getting a Ph.D. wasn’t on this mom’s to-do list. LaTreese Hall first homeschooled her two young children. In 2015, she […]

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 […]

FIU@Home: Discover the Solstice ‘Great Conjunction’

FIU@Home: Discover the Solstice ‘Great Conjunction’

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

Uncovering the beauty of flowers in the garden — and in 3D

Uncovering the beauty of flowers in the garden — and in 3D

Adam Roddy spends a lot of time among the flowers. An evolutionary physiologist and assistant professor in FIU’s Institute of […]

FIU@Home: Discover gingerbread house science

FIU@Home: Discover gingerbread house science

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

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 […]

Physics alumnus lands postdoc fellowship with Nobel Laureate

Physics alumnus lands postdoc fellowship with Nobel Laureate

Physics alumnus Jeevan GC has been named a research fellow at Columbia University in New York. He is working alongside […]

Alumna trades dance floor for farm fields

Alumna trades dance floor for farm fields

Carin Luna is on the frontlines of disease outbreaks but not of the human variety. She is part of the […]

Post doctoral researcher is a shark DNA detective

Post doctoral researcher is a shark DNA detective

Diego Cardeñosa first chased after a shark when he was 11 years old. He was on with a scuba diving […]