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UF study: Megalodon shark became extinct 2.6 million years ago

October 22 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A new University of Florida study dismisses claims that megalodon is still alive by determining a date of extinction for the largest predatory shark to ever live.

Struggle on the savanna: Leopards, wild dogs contribute to thorny landscape

October 16 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In a classic food chain, predators, such as the sleek and strong leopard, eat herbivores — for instance, the slender and deer-like impala. In turn, herbivores eat plants.

Researchers suggest Ebola virus may be creating its own immunity

October 14 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The spread of Ebola in West Africa reveals two truths: The disease is swift, and it is devastating. Amid the chaos of deadly outbreak, researchers say another truth may exist: The disease might be quietly inoculating a significant portion of the population who are exposed to the virus but never succumb to it or show symptoms of being infected.

UF’s MIST Center to lead research of smart electronics for emerging 'Internet of Things'

October 8 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The University of Florida’s Multi-functional Integrated System Technology (MIST) Center will play a leading role in researching the next generation of “smart” electronics funded by a National Science Foundation program that combines federal money with industry investments in strategic research.

Analysis of 1.25 million scientific articles finds international collaboration can increase impact

October 8 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- International collaboration tends to boost the profile of the science for all researchers involved, but collaborating with certain countries provides more of a scientific impact than others.

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WUFT-FM anniversary poster features the work of photographer Mac Stone

October 23 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Public radio station WUFT-FM Florida’s 89.1 will honor its 33rd anniversary with a limited edition poster featuring the image “Arise” by photographer Mac Stone. The 24-by-30-inch vertical poster will be available during the WUFT-FM fall membership campaign through Oct. 31.

Experts discuss genetic impacts on life – plants, animals and our health

October 23 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – From horse colors and dog breeds to type I diabetes and antibiotics, the Florida Genetics 2014 Symposium exhibits the impact of genetics on all living organisms. Now in its 10th year, the symposium showcases discoveries from leading genetics and genomics researchers from the University of Florida and across the country.

University of Florida pharmacy dean elected to Institute of Medicine

October 22 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Julie A. Johnson, dean of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

Engineering seeks questions for cybersecurity live stream Q&A

October 21 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the University of Florida's new experts in cybersecurity are ready for your questions.

ARTBASH 2014 showcases visual arts at UF

October 21 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — ARTBASH, the annual celebration of art at the University of Florida, will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24.

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