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Miami QB D’Eriq King ices NIL deal with Panthers

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content Miami Hurricanes quarterback D’Eriq King will try to raise his profile all around town this fall and winter after agreeing to a name, image and likeness rights deal with the NHL’s Florida Panthers.…
bubmag
August 10, 2021
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How NIST Learns from Horrific Disaster

We propose to build on this foundation and find a way to learn not just from crises but even during the crisis itself. We argue for this position not just in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic but also toward the ultimate goal of improving our ability to handle things…
bubmag
August 6, 2021
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Meet Surfside’s Disaster-Data Forensic Sleuths

Looking to such specialized nervous systems as a model for artificial intelligence may prove just as valuable, if not more so, than studying the human brain. Consider the brains of those ants in your pantry. Each has some 250,000 neurons. Larger insects have closer to 1 million. In my research…
bubmag
August 4, 2021
Hurricane

Trapped saltwater caused mangrove death after Hurricane Irma

Some areas of mangrove trees in Everglades National Park show signs of regrowth in 2020, several years after Hurricane Irma. Credit: David Lagomasino / East Carolina University. When Hurricane Irma hit southern Florida in September of 2017, the storm buffeted coastal mangrove forests with winds over 116 mph—strong enough to…
bubmag
August 2, 2021
Hurricane

How Robots Helped Out After the Surfside Condo Collapse

Editor's Note: Along with Robin Murphy, the authors of this article include David Merrick, Justin Adams, Jarrett Broder, Austin Bush, Laura Hart, and Rayne Hawkins. This team is with the Florida State University's Disaster Incident Response Team, which was in Surfside for 24 days at the request of Florida US&R…
bubmag
August 2, 2021
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Florida Declares State of Emergency as Elsa Hits State

The executive order includes waivers for hours-of-service requirements for truck drivers. TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—As Hurricane Elsa gains momentum, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency in Charlotte, Citrus, Collier, DeSoto, Hardee, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Levy, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota counties. “Elsa is tracking northward through…
bubmag
July 8, 2021