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As emissions drop, air gets cleaner

As emissions drop, air gets cleaner

Videos and photos have gone viral showing the drastic change in air pollution across the globe since the rise of […]

Anti-racism book sales spike in U.S.

Anti-racism book sales spike in U.S.

People are turning to books to learn more particularly about race and anti-racism following the death of George Floyd and […]

How to sleep well in the new normal

How to sleep well in the new normal

As the world adjusts to the new normal, that stress is even affecting sleep. It’s a cycle. When we are […]

The return of the seaweed monster

The return of the seaweed monster

Every summer, beaches in the Caribbean, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico experience small amounts of seaweed residing on its […]

Global study reveals sharks are functionally extinct from many reefs

Global study reveals sharks are functionally extinct from many reefs

A landmark study by Global FinPrint reveals sharks are absent on many of the world’s coral reefs, indicating they are too rare […]

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

If you were to gather up all the plastic trash thrown into the ocean each year, it would weigh as […]

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Estimates of future rainfall are crucial for South Florida’s water management. As our climate gets warmer, more water vapor is […]

Pandemic affects infant, toddler behavior too

Pandemic affects infant, toddler behavior too

Young children might be more prone to meltdowns, sleep struggles, potty training regressions and intense clinginess during the pandemic. Children […]

Understanding and accepting science identity

Understanding and accepting science identity

Studies have shown college students from racial minorities pursuing science have trouble seeing themselves as scientists. Justin Carmel, an assistant […]

Contact tracers can stop spread of COVID-19 by asking the right questions

Contact tracers can stop spread of COVID-19 by asking the right questions

The following op-ed by FIU Associate Professor of Psychology Jacqueline R. Evans and University of Miami Alexandra E. Mosser, who […]