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Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

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.