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Dr. Stephen Haggerty discovers rare African plant that indicates diamonds beneath the soil


The new plant, identified as Pandanus candelabrum, is the first indicator species for diamond-bearing kimberlite, says Earth and Environment distinguished research professor Dr. Stephen Haggerty.

Rare African plant signals diamonds beneath the soil


Another article that mentions Dr. Haggerty discovery.

E & E students were presented with awards at the CAS Awards Ceremony


On Sunday, April 26th. The following students were presented awards.

Upcoming Events

International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture

05/11/2015 08:30 AM

Workshop participants will explore the integration of tropical and subtropical fruits and edible plants into farming which sustains local food systems, as well as how to promote domestic and international trade.

To Live and Work Beneath the Sea: Aquarius

05/15/2015 07:00 PM

Tom Potts will discuss the incredible twenty-two year journey of living and working underwater aboard Aquarius and FIU’s vision of the future of this remarkable resource.

NOAA Open House

05/16/2015 10:00 AM

NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service/ Southeast Fisheries Science Center and the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory are partnering with the University of Miami Rosenstiel School for Marine and Atmospheric Science to host an open house

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