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Fox 29 News Philadelphia: Shark attacks have swimmers on edge

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, recommends that Oak Island beach should close temporarily in a June 15 story.

MSN: Shark attack beach should close briefly

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, recommended Oak Island beach to close briefly after two attacks occurred on the same day. This was the topic of a June 16 story.

Washington Examiner: In reality, you're less likely to be injured from shark attacks than ... toilets?

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, was quoted in a June 16 story on the shark attacks that occurred in North Carolina.

Time: Where sharks attack most in the U.S.

Published: June 29 2015

A statistic from the UF International Shark Attack File was mentioned in a June 16 story.

Yahoo: UF ranks 15th in the nation for US patents

Published: June 29 2015

UF ranked 15th for U.S. patents granted in 2014 on a list including both public and private universities with 87 patents. This was mentioned in a June 16 story.

Yahoo: An immunosuppressant for senior citizens suffering from obesity

Published: June 29 2015

Christy Carter and other scientists from UF discovered that rapamycin, a pharmaceutical substance generally used to prevent transplant rejection, could reduce the appetite and body fat in older rats. This was the topic of a June 16 story.

Bloomberg: Marijuana legalization push is about money, former drug policy adviser says

Published: June 29 2015

Kevin A. Sabet, the director of the UF Drug Policy Institute, spoke to a group of educators, prosecutors and law enforcement professionals on the issue of drugs and marijuana legalization in a June 10 story.

The Charlotte Observer: Theories clash on cause of Oak Island shark attacks

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, was quoted on the two shark attacks that occurred in North Carolina on the same day in a June 16 story.

Huffington Post: Why sharks are attacking more people than ever in Hawaii

Published: June 29 2015

The International Shark Attack File housed at the University of Florida was referenced in a June 10 story.

Yahoo: From 'Jaws' to jaw-dropping: swimming with sharks in Bahamas

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, was quoted in a June 11 story on the likelihood of being bitten by a shark.

Yahoo News: Multitasking during exercise may ramp up the workout

Published: June 29 2015

The LiveScience coverage of the study on exercise multitasking by Lori Altmann, an associate professor of speech, language and hearing sciences and Chris Hass, an associate professor of applied physiology and kinesiology, ran on Yahoo News on June 11.

Fox News: How to exercise more intensely? Use your brain

Published: June 29 2015

A UF study by Lori Altmann, an associate professor of speech, language and hearing sciences at the College of Public Health and Health Professions, and Chris Hass, an associate professor of applied physiology and kinesiology in the College of Health and Human Performance, found that older adults may be able to exercise more intensely by doing two things at once. This was the topic of a June 11 story.

Los Angeles Times: Yage tourism: Vomiting and visions in Colombia, then peace

Published: June 29 2015

John Richard Stepp, an associate professor of anthropology and ethnobotany at UF, was quoted about the use of the drug yage in a June 12 story.

Medical News Today: UF/IFAS scientist finds protein critical to 'iron overload'

Published: June 29 2015

Mitchell Knutson, a UF IFAS researcher, found the protein that the liver uses to overload iron, which could help find a treatment to iron overload disorders. This was the topic of a June 11 story.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: 5 things to know about flesh-eating bacteria in Florida waters

Published: June 29 2015

Paul Gulig, a microbiology professor and associate dean at UF, was quoted in a June 12 story on the dangers of Vibrio, a flesh-eating bacteria.

Yahoo: How dangerous was 'High 5' with great white shark?

Published: June 29 2015

Data from the International Shark Attack File housed at UF was used in stories on June 12 and June 13 on the dangers of a great white shark high five.

ABC2 News Baltimore: Two teens seriously injured in separate N.C. shark attacks

Published: June 29 2015

George H. Burgess, the director of the Florida Program for Shark Research at UF, was quoted in a June 15 story on two shark attacks that occurred in North Carolina. This story also ran on ABC7 Chicago.

Bloomberg: Nearly three-quarters of Florida's voters have never seen Jeb Bush on a ballot

Published: June 29 2015

A study done by Daniel A. Smith, a UF political scientist, was referenced in a June 14 story.

The Washington Post: 6 things great dads have mastered

Published: June 29 2015

A June 15 story by law professor Stacey Steinberg mentioned a study done by Kate Fogarty and Garret D. Evans of UF’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences on the relationship between fathers and their children.

The Wall Street Journal: Tech startups woo investors with unconventional financial metrics -- but do numbers add up?

Published: June 29 2015

Jay Ritter, UF professor of finance, commented on the profitability of tech startup companies in a June 9 story.