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Research Finds Pregnant Women Feel Pushed Out of Their Jobs

Florida State University researcher Samantha Paustian-Underdahl found pregnant women experienced decreased encouragement in the workplace to return to their jobs after pregnancy.
18-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Social Equation: Engineering Researcher Uses Network Science to Understand How Materials Work

Using network science — part of a larger mathematical field called graph theory — FAMU-FSU Professor of Mechanical Engineering William Oates, former graduate student Peter Woerner and Associate Professor Kunihiko “Sam” Taira mapped long...
18-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Leap to Middle School is Hard, But Can be a Fresh Start for Socially Anxious Children

The middle school transition can be a pivotal time in the lives of children identified as "anxious solitary."
9-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU researcher finds adolescent views of law enforcement can improve over time

What do cheese, jeans and wine all have in common? They get better with time. New research from Florida State University finds that’s also true of teenagers’ attitudes toward law enforcement as they become adults.A research team, led by...
8-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


In Ancient Oceans that Resembled Our Own, Oxygen Loss Triggered Mass Extinction

Researchers provide first conclusive evidence linking widespread ocean oxygen loss and rising sea levels to a 430-million-year-old mass extinction event.
28-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Massive Earthquakes Provide New Insight into Deep Earth

In a first-ever study of two of the largest deep earthquakes ever recorded in human history, FSU researchers reveal new and surprising information about our planet’s mysterious, ever-changing interior.
27-Mar-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


New Computational Tool Could Change how We Study Pathogens

A sophisticated new analysis tool incorporating advanced mathematical strategies could help revolutionize the way researchers investigate the spread and distribution of dangerous, fast-evolving disease vectors.
22-Mar-2019 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Older Immigrants Living in U.S. More Satisfied with Life Than Native-Born Counterparts

Most people who immigrated to the United States for a chance to live the “American Dream” are more satisfied with their lives in the “land of the free” than those who were born here, according to new research from Florida State University.A...
20-Mar-2019 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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