Latest News

Gables bat enthusiasts get a rare glimpse


The bat watch was organized by a Florida International University biologist, Kristen “Kisi” Bohn, who discovered the bats in late 2012 when she moved three blocks away from the course.

Astronauts will become aquanauts in unusual space training


With an eye to exploring outer space, a multi-national crew of four astronauts today will submerge into "inner space," diving to an undersea habitat off the Florida Keys.

Finding NEEMO: NASA trains for extreme environments under water


NASA has sent four astronauts to live 62 feet below the surface of the Atlantic Ocean for the next nine days to test technologies and training techniques for use aboard the International Space Station and other long-duration exploration missions.

Upcoming Events

Love the Everglades Movement Summer Symposium

07/27/2014 08:00 AM

Love the Everglades Movement (LTEM), the Florida-based non-profit group, is organizing and hosting a large-scale, 2-day, info-sharing Summer Symposium (SS14) at the Miccosukee Resort & Convention Center on Saturday, July 26th, 2014, and at Florida International University’s Modesto A. Maidique Campus on Sunday, July 27th, 2014, with environmental groups, activists, artists and others.

International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture

08/11/2014 08:00 AM

The International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture focuses on the application of agroecological principles for sustaining subtropical agriculture.

Dissertation Writing Retreat

08/11/2014 08:00 AM

The dissertation writing retreat is designed to help participants make substantial progress towards completing their dissertation. The goal is to help writers who are stalled, isolated, off-track, or working towards project completion.

Student Opportunities

Sustainability Intern


The Sustainability Intern will conduct research and analysis that would assist in the development of a program to support organic waste composting, waste materials diverted from disposal, and sustainable manure management.

Oceanography Instructor Needed for MAST Academy


MAST (via Miami Dade College) is looking for someone to teach a dual-enrollment oceanography class for the upcoming school year that meets at MAST Academy during first period (8-9 AM) every day.

Director of Communications


Woods Hole is seeking a Director of Communications for their Marine Biological Laboratory.