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Conference to tackle scope of health care uncertainties

With the aim to address key challenges impacting U.S. and global health care organizations, leaders representing every facet of the industry will converge for the 2023 “The Business of Health Care Conference,” to be held Feb. 24 at the...
25-Jan-2023 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Climate crisis to worsen intensity, frequency of atmospheric rivers

A “parade” of atmospheric river storms that have pummeled California since late December is finally ending, and drier days are ahead. But as the Earth’s climate continues to warm, atmospheric rivers will only become more frequent and intense,...
19-Jan-2023 4:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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How we learn from being wrong can lead to anxiety

A new study by researchers at the University of Miami looks at how student expectations of exam grades can exhibit which individuals have an optimistic or pessimistic outlook on life.
10-Jan-2023 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Xavier Cortada releases TED Talk on socially engaged art

Xavier Cortada, a University of Miami professor of practice and three-time alumnus, discusses socially engaged art in a TED Talk, which premieres globally on Dec. 15., and members of the University of Miami community got an exclusive preview of the...
15-Dec-2022 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Cuban musician’s archives donated to the CHC

The addition of Paquito D’Rivera’s material—which includes photographs, music scores, awards, and audiovisual materials—to the University of Miami’s Cuban Heritage Collection will be a treasure trove for lovers of jazz, Latin, and...
13-Dec-2022 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Powerful Miami Affordability Project tool now updated with data, visuals showing the impacts of extreme heat

Free online resources expanded by the University of Miami with support from JPMorgan Chase visualizes risks associated with extreme heat on vulnerable communities in Miami-Dade County.
2-Dec-2022 2:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researcher imagines a world without gratitude

To better understand the purpose of gratitude, a University of Miami psychology professor conjured up a world devoid of this emotion at the root of healthy relationships—and the centerpiece of one of our favorite holidays.
22-Nov-2022 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

The Frost Institute for Chemistry and Molecular Science Aims to Power Innovation at the Molecular Level

Faculty members at the University of Miami are moving into the Frost Institute for Chemistry and Molecular Science this fall, a building designed to fuel collaboration and highlight ground-breaking research.
27-Oct-2022 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Neurologist explains autoimmune disease affecting Celine Dion

15-Dec-2022 2:00 PM EST

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What the breakthrough in nuclear fusion energy means

Scientists have reportedly achieved a key milestone in nuclear fusion energy. University of Miami College of Engineering researcher Giacomo Po addresses queries about the process of nuclear fusion and what it could mean for the future.
13-Dec-2022 11:05 AM EST

Researchers’ study predicted location of Mauna Loa eruption

5-Dec-2022 11:15 AM EST

UMiami Experts Available to Comment on Midterm Elections

4-Nov-2022 11:30 AM EDT

Scholar: Gorbachev’s legacy strikingly different in the West and Russia

31-Aug-2022 11:25 AM EDT

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Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan bears ‘enormous symbolic significance’

2-Aug-2022 7:05 PM EDT

What’s changed in Cuba in the year since the protests?

University of Miami experts versed about the Caribbean nation address what has transpired since the July 11, 2021, anti-government protests.
11-Jul-2022 10:30 AM EDT

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Brain Health Researcher Unravels Details About Rare Neurological Condition

Prosopagnosia, an ailment that made headlines this week after actor Brad Pitt announced that he is suffering from the disorder, is an uncommon brain malady that causes the inability to recognize faces.
8-Jul-2022 9:35 AM EDT

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