Science Articles

What you need to know about the possible taste, smell link to COVID-19

With stories spreading about COVID-19 patients losing the ability to smell and taste, we asked Steven Munger, director of the University of Florida Center for Smell and Taste, what science can actually tell us about the potential link — and what to do if it happens to you.

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.