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For These Critically Endangered Marine Turtles, Climate Change Could be a Knockout Blow

Researchers from FSU’s Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science suggest that projected increases in air temperatures, rainfall inundation and blistering solar radiation could significantly reduce hawksbill hatching success at a selection...
14-Dec-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

FSU researchers find racial inequity among adolescents receiving flu vaccine

Black adolescents living in the United States tend to receive the influenza vaccine at significantly lower rates than their white and Hispanic counterparts, according to Florida State University researchers. A new study, led by former FSU graduate...
11-Dec-2018 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


‘Silent Night’ Still Making a Joyful Noise on 200th Birthday

One of the world's most famous Christmas carols, "Silent Night," marks its 200th anniversary on Christmas Eve, 2018. Florida State Musicologist Dr. Sarah Eyerly is available to talk about the song's history and legacy.
10-Dec-2018 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Home for the Holidays: FSU Researcher Finds Women More Likely to Stay Away From the Wheel

A new study from Florida State University finds women are more likely to catch a ride to their destination instead of driving themselves because of health concerns or the availability of other transit options.
16-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


New Grants Help Usher in New Era of Computer Science Research

With two new grants totaling $1.2 million, computer science researchers at Florida State University will work to build crucial computing infrastructure, creating sophisticated programs that will help facilitate the next generation of computer...
16-Nov-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Research Investigates 'Smart' Highway Signs to Prevent Wrong-Way Driving Crashes

Psychology Professor Wally Boot, an expert on cognition and perception, led a research project that examined "smarter" highway signs and identified the most effective ones to prevent wrong-way driving crashes. His research recommendations are now...
30-Oct-2018 10:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU Researchers Testing Safety of Low-Dose Ketamine to Treat Depression

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a Florida State University researcher nearly $2 million to investigate ketamine, which some have called a wonder drug, and its possible use in treating depression.
30-Oct-2018 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Late Night Snacker? Make It Cottage Cheese

FSU researchers found that consuming 30 grams of protein about 30 minutes before bed appears to have a positive effect on muscle quality, metabolism and overall health. And for those who have sworn off eating at night, there is no gain in body fat.
25-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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