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Research Report: Baby Vital Signs

Published: Dec 3rd, 2008

Radar can catch you for speeding and one day it might save your baby if he or she stops breathing. University of Florida engineers have developed a new system that uses radar technology to assess a person’s vital signs from a few feet away.

Research Report: Small Satellites

Published: Nov 26th, 2008

When you think of a satellite, you probably picture something the size of a school bus. Now University of Florida engineers have developed one you could hold in your hand, weighing about two pounds.

Research Report: Virtual China

Published: Nov 19th, 2008

If you didn’t make it to Beijing for the Olympics, you could one day experience China here at home. University of Florida engineers have designed a virtual reality system that replicates China, right down to streets and businesses.

Justice Stevens Visit

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

US Supreme Court Associate Justice John Paul Stevens paid a visit to the UF campus for a special conversation with students and faculty. He discussed issues ranging from how politics […]

Update: Weekly

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

This is Update Weekly, your online audio source of University of Florida news and events for the week beginning Monday, November 17th.

Research Report: Fructose Fix

Published: Nov 12th, 2008

You’ve probably heard the warnings about obesity linked to consuming too much fructose in your diet. Now a University of Florida study shows fructose may actually hard-wire the body for future weight gain.

Update: Weekly

Published: Nov 10th, 2008

This is Update Weekly, your online audio source of University of Florida news and events for the week beginning Monday, November 10th.

Research Report: Puberty Pressure

Published: Nov 5th, 2008

Adolescence can take quite a toll. Now University of Florida researchers have found that when dealing with social pressures girls who go through puberty early face more stress than girls who mature on schedule.

Update: Weekly

Published: Nov 3rd, 2008

This is Update Weekly, your online audio source of University of Florida news and events for the week beginning Monday, November 3rd.

Research Report: Gender Wages

Published: Oct 29th, 2008

Forget economics; you can blame most of the wage discrepancy between men and women on how they view their roles at home. And while women across the board make less than men, a University of Florida study shows there’s a wage gap among men, too.