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'Strange Metals' Just Got Stranger

Scientists at the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory have discovered a behavior in materials called cuprates that suggests they carry current in a way entirely different from conventional metals such as...
3-Aug-2018 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Recreational Fisheries Pose Threat to Skittish Sea Turtles

When recreational scallopers flocked to Florida's Crystal River region, native sea turtles turned tail. Researchers say that sudden behavioral disruption could mean trouble the turtles overall health.
31-Jul-2018 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Tropical Treetops are Warming, Putting Sensitive Species at Risk

In the forest canopies of Panama's Barro Colorado Island, treetops are warming faster than air temperature. That could mean major consequences for the health of the forest and the species that call it home.
26-Jul-2018 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Slimy Chemical Clues: Changing Algae Could Alter Ecosystems

Acidification of ocean waters from rising global temperatures is changing a type of rock-like algae that sets the tone for what species are welcome in ecological communities.
23-Jul-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


In the Ocean's Twilight Zone, Tiny Organisms May Have Giant Effect on Earth's Carbon Cycle

In a study that challenges scientists preconceptions about the global carbon cycle, researchers find that tiny organisms deep in the ocean's twilight zone may play an outsize part in the circulation of carbon.
18-Jul-2018 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU Researchers Use Artificial Intelligence to Identify, Predict New Chemical Compounds

A team of Florida State University researchers is using artificial intelligence to identify which among hundreds of thousands of hypothetical crystal structures can result in the prediction of new chemical compounds.
16-Jul-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU Research: Zika Suppresses Virus Fighting Cells

In an article published today in the journal Stem Cell Reports, Professor of Biological Science Hengli Tang and his postdoctoral researcher Jianshe Lang take a deep dive into the differences between Zika and the Dengue virus. Tang and Lang found...
28-Jun-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Breakthrough Synthesis Strategy Could Mean Wave of New Medicinal Products

Florida State scientists have devised a new strategy for synthesizing notoriously difficult carbocyclic 5-8-5 fused ring systems, a molecular structure with broad therapeutic potential.
3-Jul-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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