Post Tagged with: "Marine Sciences"

FIU@Home: Discover Mantis Shrimp vision

FIU@Home: Discover Mantis Shrimp vision

FIU’s Aquarius Reef Base gives scientists the gift of time. Living in the world’s only underwater laboratory allows scientists to […]

Fellowships empower graduate researcher to study bull sharks at Rookery Bay

Fellowships empower graduate researcher to study bull sharks at Rookery Bay

Kristine Zikmanis, a biology Ph.D. student in the Institute of Environment’s Marine Community and Behavioral Ecology Lab, is researching sharks […]

Dangerous shark fins are everywhere in Hong Kong markets

Dangerous shark fins are everywhere in Hong Kong markets

As one of the world’s importers of shark products, Hong Kong markets are known for the variety of shark fins […]

Saving seagrasses may keep carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere

Saving seagrasses may keep carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere

As seagrasses continue to die globally, they could release all the carbon dioxide they have stored back into the atmosphere. […]

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 […]

Researchers use DNA clues to find where sharks are caught

Researchers use DNA clues to find where sharks are caught

Marine scientist Demian Chapman is leading a group DNA detectives to uncover the secrets of the illegal shark fin trade. […]

National Park Service internship prepares students for science careers

National Park Service internship prepares students for science careers

Developing professional skills as an environmental scientist is not something that happens solely in the classroom. These pertinent skills are […]

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 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 […]

Keys reef fish were lacking data so she started mapping

Keys reef fish were lacking data so she started mapping

Rachel Zuercher is arming scientists and lawmakers with the science they need to better protect marine resources. As an FIU […]