UF to the rescue
UF to the rescue January 2, 2020

How do you bandage a manatee or sedate a 50-ton whale? Throughout his career, University of Florida professor Mike Walsh and his colleagues have invented countless ways to heal stranded, sick, orphaned or injured aquatic creatures.

University of Florida ranks 15th among public universities with $865 million in 2018 research expenditures

The ranking is based on a National Science Foundation study that also found UF's total expenditures on research increased more than the national average. 

A re-arranging Earth was bad news for dinosaurs

Scientists have unraveled the mystery of what happened to dinosaurs in North China.

UF professor wins Sakurai prize for theoretical physics

Pierre Sikivie is being honored by the American Physical Society with one of the most prestigious in the field that recognizes outstanding achievement in particle theory.

Virtual humans boost mental health recovery

What if you can't talk about something where the leading treatment is talk therapy? Maybe try speaking to someone who's not human.

Why Apollo's moon rocks still matter

Samples brought back by the Apollo missions have fueled scientific discoveries for 50 years — but there’s still more to learn, says University of Florida astrogeologist Steve Elardo.