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High school senior earns geoscience scholarship to FIU

High school senior earns geoscience scholarship to FIU

Denise Garcia is one of a few students who has been selected to receive the Future Generation of Geoscientists Scholarship at FIU. […]

Scientists manage fertilizers to reduce environmental issues

Scientists manage fertilizers to reduce environmental issues

Over-fertilization has been a common and damaging practice in the nursery ornamental production industry throughout the United States. When more […]

Top 10 beaches 2019

Top 10 beaches 2019

Dr. Stephen Leatherman, professor in the Department of Earth and Environment and American ecologist recently revealed the top 10 best beaches in the United […]

Seaweed: Back with a vengeance

Seaweed: Back with a vengeance

Seaweed is a common sight during the summer. However, many have already noticed an abundance of brown algae (Sargassum) washed […]

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 […]

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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 […]

We are Tropics: Alexander Shepack

We are Tropics: Alexander Shepack

Catching frogs and walking in the rain is more than just a hobby for FIU Tropics PhD student, Alexander Shepack. Working mostly […]

Dominant tree species drives beta diversity patterns

Dominant tree species drives beta diversity patterns

Despite western Amazonian forests being one of the most diverse tree communities on Earth, their diversity has been exceptionally disproportionate […]

Student works on enhancing legacy of pioneering female botanist

Student works on enhancing legacy of pioneering female botanist

Written by: Ashley Garcia Meily de Leon, a sophomore studying biology is interested in plants. “Plants are big in healthcare […]