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FAU Professor Explains Stranger Things


Teens "Mocked" By Parents at Greater Risk for Bullying

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New evidence suggests that adolescent bullying and victimization may have origins in the home. Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, and Uppsala University in Sweden, have identified another type of parenting that contributes to peer difficulties: Read More. 


The Fifth Conference on Computational and Mathematical Population Dynamics (CMPD5)

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The Fifth Conference on Computational and Mathematical Population Dynamics (CMPD5) took place at the Bahia Mar hotel in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA, from May 19 to May 25, 2019. This international conference was attended by more than 200 participants from 17 countries. More than 90 participants were graduate students, post-docs or young faculty up to 5 years past Ph.D. Read more.


Ask a Scientist with Gregg B. Fields "Stopping the Progression of Cancer"

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Florida Atlantic University College of Science Dean, Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D., discusses how the scientific method is a tool used to better understand the natural world. He interviews Gregg Fields, Ph.D., who studies metastasis, or how cancer spreads throughout the body - often considered the deadliest aspect of the disease. Dr. Fields and his research team are looking for ways to stop the spread of cancer. Fields is a Professor of Chemistry and Chair of the FAU Chemistry and Biochemistry Department.. Listen here.


Tolerance to Stress is a "Trade-Off" as Fruit Flies Age

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With the help of the common fruit fly (D. melanogaster), which ages quickly because it only lives about 60 days, neuroscientists from Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Science provide insights into healthy aging by investigating the effects of a foraging gene on age and stress tolerance. Read More.


Meet Sarah Price Professional Science Master of Medical Physics Alumna

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Spring 2019 graduate of the Professional Science Master of Medical Physics (PSMMP) program, Sarah Price, will soon begin a clinical-focused residency as a medical physicist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Read More.


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