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Professor receives NSF grant to study crab evolution

Professor receives NSF grant to study crab evolution

Dr. Heather Bracken-Grissom, an evolutionary biologist in the Center for Coastal Oceans Research, was recently awarded over $450,000 by the National Science […]

Bills to aid oceans advance

Bills to aid oceans advance

This past June, researchers from the College of Arts, Sciences & Education joined experts and policy makers at Capitol Hill Ocean […]

Nat Geo’s SHARKFEST returns

Nat Geo’s SHARKFEST returns

SHARKFEST is back on the National Geographic channel. Season seven kicked off Sunday with “Cannibal Sharks.” Featuring user-generated content shot around the globe, […]

NEEMO 23 crew test prototype of rescue device

NEEMO 23 crew test prototype of rescue device

As astronauts prepare for a return to the moon they train for the worst case scenario: a fellow astronaut needs […]

Beach bound? Stay safe

Beach bound? Stay safe

It’s no secret that beachgoers have seen sharks in the Atlantic Ocean this summer; but don’t worry, it’s still safe […]

Meet Sylvia Earle, a lifelong oceanographer

Meet Sylvia Earle, a lifelong oceanographer

At FIU, we have canceled or postponed all on- and off-campus events scheduled through April 4 due to the coronavirus pandemic. […]

“Shocking” Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin

“Shocking” Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin

Biologist and wildlife conservationist, Jeff Corwin, teamed up with Jennifer Rehage, Institute of Water and Environment researcher and Ross Boucek, Bonefish & Tarpon Trust scientist, […]

FIU alum joins SECORE International

FIU alum joins SECORE International

At 12 years old, Dr. Alain Duran knew what he wanted to do when he grew up. Diving at a […]

CCOR Travel Award Winners – Summer 2019

CCOR Travel Award Winners – Summer 2019

The seven recipients of the Center for Coastal Oceans Research (CCOR) summer 2019 travel awards are conducting research across the globe – […]

Smithsonian postdoctoral fellow joins FIU faculty, visits Bermuda for research

Smithsonian postdoctoral fellow joins FIU faculty, visits Bermuda for research

Dr. Justin Campbell began his career at FIU in 2006 working on tropical seagrasses as a PhD student with Dr. James Fourqurean’s […]