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Researchers analyzed DNA in fecal samples collected from 47 colorectal cancer patients and 94 people without the disease to determine the level of diversity of their gut bacteria.
This image released by NASA April 4, 2011, from its Terra satellite shows a thick wall of dust that blew across the Arabian Peninsula March 25-27, 2011, had thinned into an ethereal plume that extended across the Arabian Sea by the time the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer on NASA's Terra satellite captured this image on March 30. - A ... (more)
Speaking for the affirmative were Michael Hansen , Ph.D., the chief staff scientist of Consumer's Union, and Bhavani Jaroff , a chef and green foods activist, and speaking in opposition were Professor Kevin Folta , the interim chair of the Department of Horticultural Sciences at the University of Florida, and Gregory Dolin , Associate Professor of ... (more)
The leadership of University of Florida Health, CEO Russell Armistead with Dr. Daniel Wilson, dean of UF's College of Medicine, Jacksonville, received initial approval for a Northside hospital on Friday.
Like the sands of the hourglass, these are the beers in our glass... beers from Florida! Every Friday, we take a look at a beer brewed in the Sunshine State, giving analysis to the burgeoning craft beer movement of Florida.
Twice as much carbon is frozen in Arctic permafrost as exists in the atmosphere today, and what happens to it as it thaws -- releasing greenhouse gases that fuel climate change -- is a key question, said professor Ted Schuur, who heads the Permafrost Carbon Network and the Ecosystem Dynamics Research Laboratory in the UF department of biology.
Florida's Supreme Court justices raised concerns on Thursday at a hearing on a proposed constitutional ballot amendment to allow medical use of marijuana, questioning whether its language might mislead voters into legalizing nearly wide-open pot smoking.
Gracie after her rehab at Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Center in Ocala, Florida.
Far-right website WND teased an article on the possibility that gay men will soon be allowed to donate blood with a banner asking, "Does Obama Want You Infected With This?" WND's December 3 article noted that a federal advisory panel is considering lifting the blanket ban on donations by gay men, in effect since 1985.
Services are at 9:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. at the church located at 1735 Enterprise Drive, building 3. Adrienne joined the Daily Republic in September 2009 as a copy editor and recently started reporting on the weekends.
Even as Gov. Rick Scott's top elections official suddenly backed away from a plan to restrict the way voters can return completed absentee ballots, Florida's top Democrat accused the Scott administration of attempting to suppress voter turnout.
Ira J. Finkelstein is obsessed with Christmas. He's seen every Christmas movie ever made and his dreams are filled with reindeer, sleigh rides and SNOW.
When Chris Morton looks at the screen of an iPhone or Android, he sees the past.
A holiday concert at 7:30 p.m. today, Dec. 3, at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts will feature more than 300 performers from the University of Florida and the area.
Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP , a law firm representing businesses and investors across several practice areas, announced the promotion of two associates - Javier A. Alvarez and Manuel M. Rodriguez - to partner.
A handful of parents and teachers attended a board workshop Monday to give input on new district guidelines for closing schools.