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Issues Over Ideology: FSU Researcher Finds Polarized Candidates Can Still Represent Constituents Best

America’s seemingly polarized elected officials might be the best representation of their constituents, according to a new study out of Florida State University.
19-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


A Key to Climate Stabilization Could be Buried Deep in the Mud

A new study led by Florida State University offers some hope that Earth’s soil carbon reservoirs might not be quite as vulnerable as experts predict.
18-Sep-2018 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU Researcher Finds Earth-Like Gravity May Solve Astronaut Vision Ailment

Exposure to artificial Earth-like gravity in space may be the answer to vision problems faced by astronauts.
13-Sep-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Most Fires in Florida go Undetected

New study indicates common satellite imaging technologies vastly underestimate number of fires in Florida, detecting only 25 percent of burn area.
13-Sep-2018 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites


FSU Researcher Rooting Out the Errors in Storm Simulation Models

With the support of a $500,000 grant from the NOAA Research, Modeling, Analysis, Predictions and Projections Program (MAPP), researchers will develop diagnostic tools to identify the hidden biases that compromise high-powered climate models.
11-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Keeping the Beat: Turtle Shells Served as Symbolic Musical Instruments for Indigenous Cultures

Researchers investigate the important role turtle shells played as musical instruments for indigenous cultures in the southeastern U.S.
5-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Research Finds Troubling Disadvantages, Including Bias, Against Women in Business

A research study in the works for more than two years documents bias and discrimination against women seeking CEO jobs ion the workforce.
2-Sep-2018 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


In Warming Arctic, Major Rivers Show Surprising Changes in Carbon Chemistry

New research suggests that the same factors driving the Arctic’s changing climate are fueling a geological response that could play a small part in counteracting those changes’ malign effects.
28-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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