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5 min ago | Newswise
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- By tracing nearly 3,000 genes to the earliest common ancestor of butterflies and moths, University of Florida scientists have created an extensive "Tree of Lepidoptera" in the first study to use large-scale, next-generation DNA sequencing.
4 hrs ago | Newswise
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Using a yeast-sugar-water mixture, berry growers can easily keep tabs on a pest that causes millions in damage each year in the U.S., a new University of Florida study shows.
8 hrs ago | Sunshine State News
Attending college can be a costly affair for many students, requiring most to take out loans, leaving them to wonder if college is even worth it at all.
But by next fall, the almost two-acre field behind the Bert J. Harris Jr. Agricultural Center, 4509 George Blvd., should be blossoming with an array of vegetables, fruits and herbs grown and cultivated by Highlands County residents.
I was a senior in high school when Kid Leo from Cleveland's iconic flagship radio station WMMS queued up some songs from a new band hailing out of Gainesville, Florida.
Front- Shelby , Jennifer Back- Whiskey , Brooke , Brandi , Meagan , Randy . The Watermelon Queens visited W&R and they put them to the test! We'd like to thank Caitlin Givens from the Mar-Del Watermelon Association for bringing everyone by! It was great to see our Mar-Del Watermelon Queen, Shelby Hurley along with Brandi Harrison the National ... (more)
An online course available through the American Occupational Therapy Association offers beginner to advanced occupational therapy practitioners information regarding the anatomy and kinesiology of the upper quarter, outlining neuroanatomy concepts linked to hand and upper extremity rehabilitation.
Several Florida universities -- including UCF , UF and FSU -- rate among the nation's best values in higher education, according to the first-ever college rankings released this week by Money magazine .
When Felicia Tappan owned a 5-acre organic blueberry farm in Duette, she would haul in 40 semi-trucks full of pine bark to plant her berries in.
After fielding more than 50 scholarship offers, Cincinnati Winton Woods four-star offensive tackle George Brown announced a commitment to Florida .
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A fertility drug used for more than four decades could soon be replaced with another drug that is 30 percent more effective in helping women become pregnant, according to a study with University of Florida ties.
The Florida Highway Patrol says a 5-year-old New York girl is dead and her brother is recovering from serious injuries after the car they were riding in was struck by a sports utility vehicle.
A sozzled road rage driver who accosted a woman motorist was run over by his OWN truck when she fled.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 02:15 pm
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