UF plant experiment flies on Virgin Galactic spaceship

The UF project, funded by NASA’s Flight Opportunities Program, was the only science experiment on the mission, meant to study the impact the transition to and from zero gravity has on gene expression in cells, and, more broadly, to develop protocols for “human-tended” suborbital flights. 

You don't have to be an astronaut to have a career in space

Astrobiologist Jamie Foster shares advice on how to make space your life's work. 

Florida Hacks with IBM

The University of Florida, in partnership with IBM, is calling on the country’s brightest minds to join a virtual innovation challenge aimed at addressing the Sunshine State’s most pressing conservation issues.