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Tracking hammerhead sharks reveals conservation targets to protect a nearly endangered species

They are some of the most iconic and unique-looking creatures in our oceans. While some may think they look a bit “odd,” one thing researchers agree on is that little is known about hammerhead sharks. And thanks to a team of researchers, that's...
15-Sep-2020 4:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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NSU Researcher Part of Team Addressing Potential Risks to Marine Life from Deep-Sea Mining

As the planet’s land-based natural resources become exhausted, the need for new sources is bringing the search to the deepest parts of the world’s oceans. And that has researchers across the globe very concerned.
9-Jul-2020 10:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Nova Southeastern University Names Dean of College of Computing & Engineering

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is pleased to announce that Meline Kevorkian, Ed.D., has been named the dean of its College of Computing and Engineering. She was named the interim dean in July 2018.
17-Dec-2019 1:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New Study Points to Possible Correlation Between Sleep and Overall Good Health

As if you didn’t already have enough to worry about to keep you up at night, a new study indicates that poor sleep can negatively affect your gut microbiome, which can, in turn, lead to additional health issues.
28-Oct-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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NSU Researchers Receive More Than $4 Million in NOAA Grants for Ocean Research

Talk about a windfall! Researchers at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography have received more than $4 million in grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA.)
2-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Predicting a Hurricane’s Intensity Can Prove Difficult

Many scientists have said that hurricanes are more intense than ever before – Cat. 4 or 5 storms used to be outliers, but today, it seems they are becoming the norm. Why? That’s the question a research team that includes a scientist from...
27-Sep-2019 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Nova Southeastern University Researchers Part of Team Studying Blue-Green Algae

Scientists are teaming up to study blue-green algae (also known as cyanobacteria) blooms plaguing communities across Florida.
8-Jul-2019 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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First Annual Sea Turtle Derby Part of Tortuga Music Festival on Fort Lauderdale Beach

To help financially support sea turtle research, NSU is partnering with the annual Tortuga Music Festival, creating the First Annual Sea Turtle Derby
27-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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