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At UF, Wireless Coverage Brings Internet Outdoors

Published: Dec 26th, 2001

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Civil engineering students can tap it as part of their training in outdoor surveying. Veterinary students could use it to search through disease databases as they examine animals in the field.

UF Robots: Perfect For Golfer Who Has Everything

Published: Dec 17th, 2001

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Christmas is coming to golfers with a lazy streak.

Tapping A Virtual Goldmine

Published: Dec 13th, 2001

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Here’s a nice thought in these economic doldrums: The computer sitting idle at home while you’re at work could instead earn you some spare cash.

Univ. Of Fla Research: Most Classrooms Are Too Noisy For Learning

Published: Dec 5th, 2001

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The hum of the air conditioner, the roar of traffic, loud voices: Whatever the source, noisy classrooms prevent an alarming number of youths from hearing teachers and reduce students’ ability to learn, according to recent research.