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Alumnus Donates New Weather Data System to Protect FSU, Enhance Research Capabilities

FSU is using four state-of-the-art WeatherSTEM units to protect people on campus and enhance the university's research capabilities. WeatherSTEM units are full-service weather stations that measure atmospheric conditions such as wind speeds,...
18-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Study: Misperception Discourages Girls From Studying Some Stem Fields


The belief that the ability to do difficult mathematics is something that you either have or you don't prevents many American girls from pursuing a college degree in the physical sciences, engineering, mathematics, or computer science (PEMC),...
5-Jun-2015 10:00 AM EDT

Paleo-Engineering: New Study Reveals Complexity of Triceratops' Teeth

When it comes to the three-horned dinosaur called the Triceratops, science is showing the ancient creatures might have been a little more complex than we thought. In fact, their teeth were far more intricate than any reptile or mammal living...
4-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Summer Tropical Storms Don’t Fix Drought Conditions

Popular opinion says that tropical storms and hurricanes that make landfall mitigate droughts in the southeastern United States. But that simply isn’t true, according to a Florida State University researcher.
27-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

New Foam Technology to Lead Advances in Medical Devices and Protective Equipment


A Florida State University researcher has developed a unique, high performance foam that can be used to make safer athletic gear and medical equipment, among other things.
26-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Climate Change Altering Frequency, Intensity of Hurricanes

Climate change may be the driving force behind fewer, yet more powerful hurricanes and tropical storms, says a Florida State geography professor.
15-May-2015 1:45 PM EDT

FSU Research Team First to Study Effects of Ultraman Competitions

A team of Florida State researchers is the first group to look at the incredibly grueling competition called the Ultraman and what it does to your body.
13-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

New Technologies Will Help Prevent Preterm Labor, Provide Safer Labor Process

Preventing preterm labor with light and inducing labor using a side effect-free drug are two new technologies based on Florida State University research that are heading to the marketplace.
29-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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