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Family Dynamics Cause Major Stress for Latino Immigrant Families

Threats to familismo — deeply held cultural beliefs about the centrality of family in daily life — are often a major source of stress for immigrants and can have a negative impact on their overall health and well-being as they move forward in a...
14-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Planning Ahead: Researchers Work to Solve Sustainability Puzzle

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When most people think of Earth Month they think of recycling bottles and choosing paper over plastic. But these activities are just a small piece of the sustainability puzzle that Florida State University researchers are helping to solve.
1-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Strategy Helps Quantum Bits Stay on Task

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Scientists at Florida State University’s National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (MagLab) have demonstrated a way to improve the performance of the powerful building blocks of quantum computers by reducing interference from the environment.
15-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

How Does the Ocean Garden Grow? Nitrogen Fixation Is Key

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How do ocean gardens get nitrogen, which is critical to producing life, and will they get it differently in the future? It’s a critical set of questions that has been stumping oceanographers and leading them on a quest for answers.
14-Mar-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Red Wonder: FSU Chemists Pave Way for Phosphorus Revolution

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Florida State University researchers have discovered a way to safely activate red phosphorus, an element that will be critical in the creation of new electronics and the materials of the future.
9-Mar-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Florida State University Researchers Make Zika Virus Breakthrough

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Florida State University researchers have made a major breakthrough in the quest to learn whether the Zika virus is linked to birth defects with the discovery that the virus is directly targeting brain development cells and stunting their growth....
29-Feb-2016 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

FSU Student Researcher Cracks Origin Story of Meteorite

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A Florida State University student has cracked the code to reveal the deep and interesting history of an ancient meteorite that likely formed at the time our planets were just developing.
25-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Squirm with Purpose: FSU Research Shows Fidgeting Is Helpful for ADHD Patients

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New research by Kofler at FSU’s Children’s Learning Clinic shows that children often fidget or move when they are trying to solve a problem, and that movement may have a positive effect on children with ADHD.
22-Feb-2016 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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