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For the future hydrogen economy, a tiny, self-powered sensor

For the future hydrogen economy, a tiny, self-powered sensor

Published: May 24th, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Hydrogen has been called “the fuel of the future.” But the gas is invisible, odorless and explosive at high concentrations, posing a safety problem for hydrogen-powered cars, filling stations and other aspects of the so-called hydrogen economy.

UF study: ‘Don’t call us, we’ll call you’ class tool may aid math students

UF study: ‘Don’t call us, we’ll call you’ class tool may aid math students

Published: May 17th, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — It’s a feeling nearly everyone remembers experiencing at least once: sitting in class unprepared, silently praying the teacher won’t call your name.

Don’t ask, might not think to tell: Communication key to preventing risky drug interactions

Published: May 16th, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Older women who regularly mix prescription, over-the-counter and herbal medications are risking their health, University of Florida nursing researchers warn. Many also don’t think to tell their health-care providers about the nonprescription medicines they are taking — and too often practitioners fail to ask.