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What Greenland’s Streams Tell Us About Climate Change

A team of UF researchers received $2.2 million from the National Science Foundation to study streams formed by melting glaciers.

Putting Einstein to the Test

Physics professor Clifford Will's new book takes a close look at Einstein's most famous theories.

UF Researchers Scour Coronavirus Studies for Clues to a Future Shared with COVID-19

UF researchers sifted through several thousand studies on human coronaviruses related to the novel SARS-CoV-2 which causes COVID-19, with the goal of learning from the past to help shape the future.

The Accidental Nat Geo Star

Zoology alumna Nina Mayer Ritchie was a finalist for a National Geographic amateur photo competition.


Small Packages

A team of UF researchers find a unique connection between humans and the Bahamian hutia.

UF Researchers Discover New Type of Black Hole

Physics professor Imre Bartos is a part of team that observed a new type of black hole that challenges prior understanding of how the mysterious cosmic objects are formed across the universe.

New CLAS Student Virtual Convocation: Friday, August 28 at Noon

The college's Virtual Convocation will give students and opportunity to speak with representatives from every CLAS major.

Chemistry Professor Coray Colina Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

The award will allow Colina to research and lecture at UNAM in Mexico City for the 2020–21 academic year.

Dr. David Canton

Dr. David A. Canton Named Director of African American Studies at UF

Dr. Canton, who comes to UF from Connecticut College, will also serve as an Associate Professor of History.

Katy Serafin

Geography Professor Analyzes Impact of San Francisco Bay Area Coastal Flooding on Commutes

Geography professor Katy Serafin projects how coastal flooding will impact commutes in the San Francisco Bay Area over the next 20 years.

Amy Williams

Professor Amy Williams Discusses Next Mars Rover Mission in NASA Video

Professor Amy Williams from the Department of Geological Sciences was interviewed by NASA Astrobiology for its “Countdown to Mars” video series.

The Archivo General de Indias (left) in Seville, Spain. (Adobe Stock)

What Your Work Was Really About

The Lyle N. McAlister Archival Research Fellowship Fund will support students' travel to Latin America or Europe for their dissertation work.

Graduate student Quadry Chance

Astronomy Graduate Student Quadry Chance Named Pre-Doctoral Fellow

Department of Astronomy graduate student Quadry Chance was recently named one of this year’s Predoctoral Fellows at the Center for Computational Astrophysics.