Wednesday, November 01, 2017
UM Scientist Awarded Grant Aimed to Increase Aquaculture Production in the U.S.

University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (UM) Professor Daniel Benetti has been awarded $967,000 by Florida Sea Grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). ..

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Thursday, October 26, 2017
UM: Blues and Reds Game To Aid Research

The puzzle game, developed by two economics professors at the UM School of Business Administration, is intended to help researchers better understand which interactive problems players are able to solve and, consequently, to discover what makes one interactive problem more complex than another.  ..

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Friday, September 29, 2017
UM: New method could help disrupt opioid crisis

In a collaborative effort, researchers at the FIU International Forensic Research Institute (IFRI) and the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science have zeroed in on a unique component of heroin that could help determine the locations of origin for individual batches. ..

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
UM: New Forecast Model to Help Severe Weather Preparation

The Subseasonal Experiment (SubX) is a two-year project, led by Ben Kirtman, professor of atmospheric science, that combines multiple global models from NOAA, NASA, Environment Canada, the Navy, and National Center for Atmospheric Research to produce once-a-week real-time experimental forecasts as well as a set of forecasts for past dates, called reforecasts, now available to both CPC and the research community. ..

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Friday, August 18, 2017
UM: New Weather Forecasting Model Could Help Advance NOAAs 3-4 Week Outlooks

The Subseasonal Experiment (SubX) is a two year project, led by University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science atmospheric scientist Ben Kirtman, that combines multiple global models from NOAA, NASA, Environment Canada, the Navy, and National Center for Atmospheric Research to produce once-a-week real-time experimental forecasts as well as a set of forecasts for past dates, called reforecasts, now available to both CPC and the research community.  ..

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
UM: Coral Gardening Is Benefiting Caribbean Reefs, Study Finds

A new study found that Caribbean staghorn corals are benefiting from “coral gardening,” the process of restoring coral populations by planting laboratory-raised coral fragments on reefs. ..

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Monday, July 17, 2017
UM: Man-Made Aerosols Identified as Driver in Shifting Global Rainfall Patterns

UM Rosenstiel School researchers study particles released into the atmosphere from the burning of fossil fuels to better predict future climate changes  ..

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Monday, June 12, 2017
UM Researchers Find Glass Eels Use Internal Compass to Find Their Way Home

UM Rosenstiel School-led uncover a fish “biological” clock that orients to Earth’s magnetic field ..

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
UM Study Shows Need For Increased Protection of World’s National Animal Symbols

Scientists found 35 percent of world’s national animal symbols are threatened with extinction  ..

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Thursday, May 04, 2017
UM Signs $1.5 Million Research Agreement With Aqquua LLC to Advance Sustainable Aquaculture Tech

UM Experimental Fish Hatchery to develop technologies to raise tuna and Japanese flounder  ..

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