Post Tagged with: "Oceans"

Aquarius Resurfaced: Microbial diversity in massive starlet coral

Aquarius Resurfaced: Microbial diversity in massive starlet coral

During NEEMO XX, a fourteen-day mission aboard Aquarius, the aquanaut team assisted researchers from FIU’s IMaGeS Lab in the collection of samples used […]

Coral reef restoration and conservation efforts

Coral reef restoration and conservation efforts

Pillar corals may be locally extinct in Florida in five years. Recent PhD graduate, Cindy Lewis discusses the importance of […]

CCOR Travel Award Winners – Spring 2019

CCOR Travel Award Winners – Spring 2019

We are pleased to announce the seven recipients of the Center for Coastal Oceans Research (CCOR) travel awards for the early 2019 […]

Aquarius Resurfaced: Ecology of fear in plant-eating coral reef fish

Aquarius Resurfaced: Ecology of fear in plant-eating coral reef fish

In November 2013, during FIU’s first Aquarius mission, researchers used fiberglass models of predatory fish to study how the risk of predation […]

The Medina Aquarius Program offers Diver Medic Technician course

The Medina Aquarius Program offers Diver Medic Technician course

Commercial, professional and scientific divers often need to work in remote areas where they are isolated from hospitals that can […]

The future of red tide: what scientists are saying

The future of red tide: what scientists are saying

This year’s red tide outbreak slowly spread into Manatee County waters by August and fish died by the thousands, washing […]

World’s only undersea research laboratory

World’s only undersea research laboratory

Aquarius Reef Base gives researchers and divers the convenience of living in their underwater field site without sacrificing the comforts […]

A long way from home: Arctic research project’s tiny boat found in Iceland

A long way from home: Arctic research project’s tiny boat found in Iceland

Three years after being launched upon the ice of the North Pole, a miniature wooden boat washes ashore on a […]

The Medina Aquarius Program teaches trauma component of shark handling workshop

The Medina Aquarius Program teaches trauma component of shark handling workshop

Anyone who has ever conducted fieldwork knows that sometimes things do not go according to plan. Being prepared for the […]

Ph.D. students go beyond the surface at FLL Boat Show

Ph.D. students go beyond the surface at FLL Boat Show

Every year, the Ft. Lauderdale Boat show exhibits a vast array of the industry’s latest boats and yachts of all […]