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Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Friendly fungi may be the key to helping vulnerable Florida orchid populations rebound. Ellen Garcia, a graduate student in the […]

Saving Biscayne Bay

Saving Biscayne Bay

The unprecedented fish kills and algal blooms recently seen in Biscayne Bay have brought up many questions to locals and […]

NOAA awards nearly $600,000 to mangrove resilience project

NOAA awards nearly $600,000 to mangrove resilience project

An FIU Institute of Environment researcher is trying to understand how mangrove coasts gain back their strength after being hit […]

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

When the summer semester came along, students still weren’t allowed on campus. Experimental labs were canceled, and remote labs became […]

Roots take a DIY approach for plant growth, study finds

Roots take a DIY approach for plant growth, study finds

By Nina Jungman Plants, like animals, must fight to survive. Unlike animals, the key to the plants’ survival lies in […]

Grandmother, retired professor counts sharks and rays. They count on her, too.

Grandmother, retired professor counts sharks and rays. They count on her, too.

A retired grandmother of four in landlocked Mount Vernon, Ohio holds the distinction of being the top volunteer for the […]

Mosquitofish are a thing, find out more on TikTok

Mosquitofish are a thing, find out more on TikTok

Forty seconds is all Tanja Zerulla needed to explain her biology research to thousands of people — some scientists but […]

Biscayne Bay at a critical tipping point

Biscayne Bay at a critical tipping point

Scientists in the FIU Institute of Environment were first to respond to the unprecedented fish kills and algal blooms recently […]

FIU experts available to discuss Biscayne Bay

FIU experts available to discuss Biscayne Bay

By Gabriela Aguirrechu Last week, Biscayne Bay experienced unprecedented levels of low oxygen, resulting in a massive fish kill that […]

If there’s an ocean, chances are there are sharks

If there’s an ocean, chances are there are sharks

Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Yannis Papastamatiou grew up thinking Britain was not a great place to be […]