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Partnership with alumnus-led non-profit brings diverse voices with climate crisis solutions

Partnership with alumnus-led non-profit brings diverse voices with climate crisis solutions

By Sajida Malik FIU’s Institute of Environment has partnered with an FIU alum’s non-profit because solving for the world’s ongoing […]

Ph.D. student’s research will help protect sea turtles, marine communities

Ph.D. student’s research will help protect sea turtles, marine communities

By: Carolina Maria It takes a lot of seagrass to support a healthy sea turtle population. What a healthy sea […]

How an undergraduate scholarship helped a marine biology alum start her research

How an undergraduate scholarship helped a marine biology alum start her research

Undergraduate research fellowships at FIU are helping researchers uncover more information about the Sargassum that frequently fouls our beaches. Marine […]

Don’t judge a book – or creepy crawler – by its cover

Don’t judge a book – or creepy crawler – by its cover

By Sajida Malik Warning: this will make your skin crawl! Check out 5 creepy crawlers that researchers in FIU’s Institute […]

Communications training for a return to the moon takes place at Aquarius

Communications training for a return to the moon takes place at Aquarius

Whether one is diving on the ocean floor or walking on the surface of the moon, successful communication with mission […]

Can long-lasting Styrofoam boxes incubate sea turtle eggs?

Can long-lasting Styrofoam boxes incubate sea turtle eggs?

By Carolina Maria Two undergraduate students are helping conduct research to determine whether Styrofoam containers — long hated for their […]

3 things to know about working in marine conservation

3 things to know about working in marine conservation

The following op-ed by Predator Ecology & Conservation Lab Ph.D. Candidate Erin Spencer was originally published in Ocean Conservancy. If […]

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Written by: Paola Burgos-Carrasquill For astronauts, space is the most stressful environment they face. What’s not very clear is how […]

2021 red tide experts

2021 red tide experts

As the peak of red tide season approaches, FIU experts are available to talk about how Florida red tide blooms […]

These female astronauts might go from Aquarius to the moon

These female astronauts might go from Aquarius to the moon

Three of the women training for the U.S.’s return to the moon first trained for space missions at Aquarius — […]