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Florida State Opens New Clinic To Find Positives in ADHD


A Florida State University researcher has opened a new clinic that will provide assessment and treatment services for Tallahassee-area families with children suspected of having attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
4-Mar-2015 8:05 AM EST

New Research Predicts When, How Materials Will Act


A material might melt or snap in half. And for engineers, knowing when and why that might happen is crucial information. Now, a Florida State University researcher has laid out an overarching theory that explains why certain materials act the way...
26-Feb-2015 11:05 AM EST

Which Environmental Projects Give You the Best Bang for Your Buck? Research Develops Species Conservation Model

A Florida State researcher has developed a framework to help government and conservation groups make decisions about how to best allocate resources for conservation purposes.
19-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST

A Matter of Trust: Researcher Develops New Software to Assess Online Interaction

Shuyuan Mary Ho, an assistant professor in the School of Information in the College of Communication and Information at Florida State University and an expert in cybersecurity, built a software application that can assess a human’s disposition and...
13-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

Florida State - Russian Research Team Explores Vision Complications for Astronauts


An international partnership between Florida State University and a team from the Russian Academy of Sciences has found that space travel may severely impair the body’s ability to regulate blood rushing to the brain, which could contribute to the...
11-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

Where Did the Missing Oil Go? New FSU Study Says Some Is Sitting on the Gulf Floor


A new study led by Florida State University Professor of Oceanography Jeff Chanton finds that some 6 million to 10 million gallons of oil from the BP oil spill are buried in the sediment on the Gulf floor, about 62 miles southeast of the Mississippi...
29-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

Snack Attack: Bears Munch on Ants and Help Plants Grow


Tiny ants may seem like an odd food source for black bears, but the protein-packed bugs are a major part of some bears’ diets and a crucial part of the food web that not only affects other bugs, but plants too.
22-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

NSF Grant to Spur Development of Better, Cheaper Aircraft


A Florida State University researcher is leading an effort to make aircraft cheaper and more efficient by combining the resources and ingenuity of both the academic and business worlds.
21-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

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