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The faculty seminar is an opportunity for our professors to share their latest research with our community. Due to COVID, the presentations were held online but the event still provided a chance to learn. The image to the left was taken pre-pandemic.

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Tsunami sensing buoy recovered in Tampa Bay

Tsunami sensing buoy recovered in Tampa Bay

Monday, October 11, 2021

An interdisciplinary group of scientists and engineers at USF developed a new type of buoy capable of detecting tiny changes in the ocean floor that can be precursors to large natural events such as tsunamis.



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Image of the Month

Can you get any more charismatic?! Taken in Manatee Springs, Florida. Credit: Mya Breitbart

Enjoy our favorite image from recent stories.


Virus Hunters activity background

The Making of: Virus Hunters | Makenzie Kerr, Breitbart Lab Manager and Outreach Coordinator, breakings down her 10-step process for developing “Virus Hunters,” a virtual activity for kids that debuted at the St. Petersburg Science Festival.

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