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Long-term predictions for Miami sea level rise could be available relatively soon


Miami could know as early as 2020 how high sea levels will rise into the next century, according to a team of researchers including Florida International University scientist Rene Price.Click in more information to read the complete article of the National Science Foundation.

Professor Rene Rice "Timescales for detecting a significant acceleration in sea level rise"


Professor Rene M Rise has recently published an article on Nature Communication today. Rise has been a great contributor to this article and we would like to congratulate him for this work. To read the complete article please click on more information.

FIU iREAL Commission Final White Paper Report Published


In preparation for FIU’s next strategic plan, Dean Furton, from the College of Arts and Sciences published the final white paper version. This paper was produced by the iREAL Commission, formed by President Mark B. Rosenberg in the Fall of 2013. The paper was not only informed by the 10 Commissioners, but their working groups of faculty, staff, students and community stakeholders. Please Click in more information to learn more.

Upcoming Events


03/23/2014 08:00 AM

The Tropical Botanical Artists will have an exhibit at the Deering Estate, March 23 through April 24, as part of the Deering Estate Fine Arts Festival. There will be a special reception with the artists on April 12. The exhibit is entitled: Diatoms: Tiny life forms with huge benefits.

Earth Science Summer Workshop for Middle School Teachers

06/04/2014 09:30 AM

A five-day workshop covering Earth Science topics selected from Miami Dade County Public Schools middle school curriculum and national Earth Science literacy principles.

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