Monday, August 15, 2022

University of Miami: Engineers explore innovative ways to improve resilience of coastal structures

Faculty members from the University of Miami’s College of Engineering and Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science were recently awarded a pair of...

University of Miami: University researchers help reveal Miami-Dade’s affordable housing supply

In the past two years, Miami has experienced a real estate boom unlike others. Along with rising home prices, monthly rental rates in Miami-Dade...

University of Miami: Unique dust-monitoring site in Barbados to be reborn

The clear mesh filters mounted atop a 55-foot tower on a Barbados bluff always turn a dark hue of red after just a few...

University of Miami: Radiologists hope to use AI to improve readings

Over the years, new technology has helped radiologists diagnose illnesses on a multitude of medical images, but it has also changed their jobs. While...

University of Miami: Webb telescope rewrites cosmic history with images of universe

The first color image covered a patch of sky about the size of a grain of sand. But while the “deep field” photo captured...

University of Miami: Firefighter occupation elevated to highest classification for cancer risk

There’s no question that becoming a firefighter is a dangerous job. But beyond the obvious perils of saving lives, research reveals that the profession...

University of Miami: Financial literacy a ‘good beginning’ for Florida students

Only about 34 percent of United States residents can answer at least four out of five basic financial literacy questions on a survey by...

University of Miami: Medical, scientific advances help boost world population to 8 billion

By this November, 8 billion people will be calling Earth home. Soon after that, India is expected to surpass China to become the world’s...

University of Miami: Experts see current crypto shakeout as healthy for industry

While some refer to a devastating crash of crypto currencies and an industry in freefall, University of Miami business technology thought-leaders categorize the current...

University of Miami: Walking does more than just burn calories

Experts say that walking is the best exercise available, yet one of the most underrated. We know that walking can help with weight management...