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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 […]

Oceanographer Sylvia Earle chats about COVID-19’s environmental impacts

Oceanographer Sylvia Earle chats about COVID-19’s environmental impacts

Lifelong oceanographer Sylvia Earle has always focused on the importance of conservation. Earle was part of an expedition at the […]

Former NEEMO aquanaut, NASA astronaut visits Aquarius

Former NEEMO aquanaut, NASA astronaut visits Aquarius

Before it was temporarily closed due to the pandemic, retired astronaut Cady Coleman visited the Aquarius Reef Base command center […]

Aquarius contributes to research, space exploration, education

Aquarius contributes to research, space exploration, education

By Valerie Ramirez FIU’s Aquarius Reef Base, the world’s only undersea research laboratory has played a critical role in scientific […]

FIU ranks among top in the world for impact on water

FIU ranks among top in the world for impact on water

By JoAnn Adkins FIU has been ranked No. 9 in the world for positive impact on life below water by […]

Inaugural Aquarius Challenge presentations move online

Inaugural Aquarius Challenge presentations move online

Middle schoolers in Fort Lauderdale have reimagined the world’s only underwater laboratory. The students in Elizabeth Fahy’s Ocean Exploration class […]

NEEMO aquanaut joins NASA’s astronaut corps

NEEMO aquanaut joins NASA’s astronaut corps

Former NEEMO 23 aquanaut Jessica Watkins recently spoke to Elite Daily on becoming the sixth black woman to serve as […]

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 […]