National Science Foundation

A general view of Doak Campbell Stadium during the game on November 23, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Source: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Florida State Professor Wins Robotics Grant

A Florida State University professor has been awarded a $400,000 grant to fund research in the field of robotics.


Tamarac elementary school teacher Simone Ryals has been named a state finalist for the 2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Program. (Source:

Tamarac Teacher Named State Finalist For Presidential Award

A Broward County elementary school teacher is in the running for one of the country’s highest honors.



FIU Studies Hurricane Evacuation Behavior

If a hurricane was heading this way and you were ordered to evacuate for your own safety, would you? Researchers at Florida International University, along with two other schools, are working on computer models which will predict how people will behave after officials issue an evacuation order.