Win Phillips, vice president of research, was quoted in a May 21 Orlando Business Journal story on the pending construction of the Lake Nona Research & Academic Center, awaiting Gov. Charlie Crist’s approval of the state’s 2010-2011 budget. The quote was the result of a News Bureau referral.
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Dr. Bill Allen, director of the Bioethics, Law and Medical Professionalism program, was quoted in a May 20 Orlando Sentinel story about the ethical challenges people confront in life-threatening situations. The quote was the result of a News Bureau referral.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The BP oil blowout in the Gulf of Mexico threatens the existence of a critically endangered sawfish and its relative that recently has been proposed to join it as the only two marine fish in United States waters to receive such federal protection, says a University of Florida researcher.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Arthur Teixeira, professor at the University of Florida, recently was elected Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Fellow. Teixeira is a leading educator in food engineering, with accomplishments in simulation, optimization and control of thermal processing operations.
Fellow is a unique professional distinction conferred on individuals with outstanding and extraordinary qualifications and experience for [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Shark attacks are most likely to occur on Sunday, in less than 6 feet of water, during a new moon and involve surfers wearing black and white bathing suits, a first of its kind study from the University of Florida suggests.
Memorial Day weekend brings hundreds of thousands of swimmers and surfers to the beach and all those people in the water boost the odds of a shark attack. University of Florida shark experts say the best way to prevent becoming a victim is avoiding sites where sharks are commonly found.