Post Tagged with: "Institute of Environment"

FIU@Home: Create a food chain mobile

FIU@Home: Create a food chain mobile

Hannah Velasco contributed to this article. During FIU’s Camp Inspire, campers learned about ecosystems and food chains. Counselor-In-Training, Hannah Velazco […]

If there’s an ocean, chances are there are sharks

If there’s an ocean, chances are there are sharks

Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Yannis Papastamatiou grew up thinking Britain was not a great place to be […]

What lies beneath the surface

What lies beneath the surface

Between 40 to 50 percent of Coral Gables residences are on septic tanks, which poses unique challenges for a community […]

Bracken-Grissom appointed assistant director of Coastlines and Oceans Division

Bracken-Grissom appointed assistant director of Coastlines and Oceans Division

Heather Bracken-Grissom has made groundbreaking scientific contributions. Known for her expertise in evolution, biodiversity and conservation of marine animals and […]

Associate program officer in the Division on Earth and Life Studies

Associate program officer in the Division on Earth and Life Studies

The Division on Earth and Life Studies within the National Academies of Science of Engineering and Medicine is accepting applications […]

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Jonathan Rodemann, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth and Environment, was recently awarded the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing […]

Sylvia Earle at Aquarius during 2012's Mission Aquarius

Women aquanauts speak out on living underwater at Aquarius

Fifty years ago, an intrepid group of female marine scientists embarked on a historic mission to live and work beneath […]

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 […]