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FAU’s threatened gopher tortoise population is disappearing

FAU’s threatened gopher tortoise population is disappearing

February 19, 2019

And if they die off, so do several other species.

FAU study finds that beluga whales value culture

FAU study finds that beluga whales value culture

November 28, 2018

Through DNA analysis, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute found that the whales are social and family-oriented, and can communicate between each other to share information.

FAU to build $35 million Jupiter campus STEM research facility

FAU to build $35 million Jupiter campus STEM research facility

November 20, 2018

The building will especially cater to the development of life science education and research.

FAU researchers study sexual blackmail in teens

FAU researchers study sexual blackmail in teens

October 19, 2018

The researchers are the first to tackle this.

FAU researcher looks to reduce coastal erosion

FAU researcher looks to reduce coastal erosion

October 11, 2018

Using mangrove-inspired models to stop beaches from wearing away could possibly save millions of dollars.

FAU researchers discover possible treatment for strokes

FAU researchers discover possible treatment for strokes

May 31, 2018

A three-drug cocktail could help better treat strokes’ effects, as well as traumatic brain injuries.

FAU researchers explore cure to cancer in coral reefs

FAU researchers explore cure to cancer in coral reefs

April 3, 2018

Researchers say that the cure to cancer and other diseases may be found off the Atlantic coast.

A look at the university’s non-STEM researchers

A look at the university’s non-STEM researchers

March 19, 2018

From observing legislation to creating an artistic exhibit regarding the Zika virus, non-STEM research comes in all shapes and sizes.

FAU’s Harbor Branch finds cause of 2016 St. Lucie toxic algal bloom

FAU’s Harbor Branch finds cause of 2016 St. Lucie toxic algal bloom

January 10, 2018

Runoff from Lake Okeechobee was originally thought to be the source of the problem.

FAU researcher looks to create sensation of touch in those with robotic limbs

FAU researcher looks to create sensation of touch in those with robotic limbs

November 30, 2017

The project is funded by the National Institutes of Health.

FAU researcher works to save endangered penguins

FAU researcher works to save endangered penguins

November 28, 2017

Adam Schaefer has contributed to the rehabilitation of the birds in South Africa.

FAU researchers find anti-smoking drug safe for public use

FAU researchers find anti-smoking drug safe for public use

March 30, 2017

An anti-smoking drug which was once listed by the Food and Drug Administration as dangerous is now being called a safe way to quit smoking, according to a new commentary from the FAU Charles E. Schmidt School of Medicine.