Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

The largest oil spill on open water to date and other environmental factors led to the historically high number of dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico, concludes a two-year scientific study released today. A team of biologists from several Gulf of Mexico institutions and the University of Central Florida in Orlando published their findings […]

Green Sea Turtles Break Nesting Record on Florida Beaches

Endangered green sea turtles, once on the brink of disappearing, love Florida beaches, and for a second time in the past three years they are setting records. University of Central Florida researchers counted 12,026 green turtle nests in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge along Brevard County’s coastline this week, shattering a record the turtles […]

10 Things to Know About UCF's Season-Opener vs FIU

The UCF Knights will host Florida International University at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, for the season-opener in a game televised nationally on CBS Sports Network. Here’s everything students, staff and faculty members, alumni and fans need to know to get up to speed on game day. When Will Classes Conclude and Game Day Activities […]

UCF Professors to Advise NASA Mission to Asteroid

Two UCF professors are part of an exclusive group of experts selected from across the country to advise NASA about a mission to pluck a boulder from an asteroid and put it in orbit around the moon. Professors Humberto Campins and Daniel Britt were among 18 people picked for the panel that will help shape […]