By tracing nearly 3,000 genes to the earliest common ancestor of butterflies and moths, University of Florida scientists have created an extensive “Tree of Lepidoptera” in the first study to use large-scale, next-generation DNA sequencing.
31-Jul-2014 2:20 PM EDT
Your teeth can tell stories about you, and not just that you always forget to floss.
31-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Consumer confidence among Floridians rose two points in July to 84, hitting another post-recession high for a second consecutive month, according to a new University of Florida survey.
29-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
When it comes to fixing deforestation and forest degradation, good intentions can lead to bad outcomes.
2-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
University of Florida researchers have found evidence that an influenza A virus can jump from horses to camels – and humans could be next.
24-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The Great White Shark is not endangered in the Eastern North Pacific, and, in fact, is doing well enough that its numbers likely are growing, according to an international research team led by a University of Florida researcher.
16-Jun-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Since the first plant genome sequence was obtained for the plant Arabidopsis in 2000, scientists have gene-sequenced everything from cannabis to castor bean.
10-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
That orange you’re enjoying may have been grown in Florida, but its deepest ancestral roots stretch back more than 5 million years, all the way to two wild citrus species from Southeast Asia.
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