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Tropical Conservation Internship Program: Fall 2018 cohort

Tropical Conservation Internship Program: Fall 2018 cohort

FIU Tropics’ Tropical Conservation Internship Program works with local partner institutions to provide students with an opportunity to develop research and professional […]

New U.S. patents awarded for inventions by biomolecular faculty members

New U.S. patents awarded for inventions by biomolecular faculty members

Three new patents were issued to FIU for inventions developed by faculty members in the Biomolecular Sciences Institute including Irina Agoulnik, Alexander […]

Red Tide spikes manatee fatalities

Red Tide spikes manatee fatalities

Recently, there has been an estimated 100 manatee fatalities due to the lingering toxic algae known as Red Tide. With […]

How a technique is used to extract pesticides from wine

How a technique is used to extract pesticides from wine

Postdoctoral Associate, Abuzar Kabir, developed an extraction technique called, Fabric Phase Sorptive Extraction (FPSE), to try to solve some of the […]

Who is the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force?

Who is the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force?

Many local South Floridians have come to know the Everglades as the nearby national park where they can bring out-of-towners […]

Psychology’s Eliza Nelson awarded research grant

Psychology’s Eliza Nelson awarded research grant

By Brandon Isahack Eliza Nelson was awarded a research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute of Child […]

Leonardo Acuna: From helicopter mechanic to biochemist

Leonardo Acuna: From helicopter mechanic to biochemist

Becoming a biochemist might seem like an unexpected next step for a helicopter mechanic, but for Leonardo Acuna, the first […]

Women in Research: Deborah Goldfarb

Women in Research: Deborah Goldfarb

By Ashley Garcia Deborah Goldfarb, assistant professor of psychology and attorney, spends her days attempting to unravel the mysteries of […]

Watch how Aquarius is used for future space missions

Watch how Aquarius is used for future space missions

Located eight and a half miles from Key Largo, Florida and 62 feet below the surface, Aquarius Reef Base is used for […]

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 […]