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Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

Climate Change... We've Been Stalling Too Long

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 04.07.2016 | Science
Chris Komisarjevsky

"The evidence speaks for itself ... with all the science surrounding climate change, it's not a secret and certainly not a debate. It is, most importantly, a time for action. We've been stalling for too long," said Marcia McNutt, the incoming president of the National Academy of Sciences.

'Sea Secrets' Explored

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 02.04.2016 | Science
Chris Komisarjevsky

In what is one of the best examples of a partnership between sharing research from a world-class university and providing valuable insights to the public, "Sea Secrets" is made possible by many whose passion is to protect our environment and preserve our oceans.

How Scientists Harness The Sun To Help Sharks

Sun Sentinel | KEN KAYE | Posted 03.03.2014 | Miami

Researchers are looking to the sun to give hunted and overfished sharks a new ray of hope. Using a special solar-powered tag, marine scientists now c...

UM Closes Important Archaeological Spring

The Tampa Tribune | Keith Morelli | Posted 04.05.2013 | Miami

TAMPA -- Five hundred years after Ponce de Leon landed near St. Augustine and named the land La Florida -- celebrated this year with more than 100 his...

What Happens Underwater During a Hurricane?

Posted 11.02.2012 | Miami

By Brian McNoldy, University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science We think we’re pretty familiar with hurricanes – stro...

What Does A Coral Reef Sound Like?

Posted 10.26.2012 | Miami

What does a coral reef sound like? Perhaps surprisingly, it isn't a cacophony of indie-band boings and wriggles. In fact, thanks to University of ...

The Texas Drought, The Florida Chill -- Climate Change?

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Widespread confusion over short-term fluctuations in temperature and long-term trends is causing concern among the majority of scientists who are convinced that climate change is happening.