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Poll: Clinton Leads Among Hispanics in Key Battleground States

A new poll of Hispanic voters in several key battleground states show Hillary with a significant lead among Hispanic voters. The poll is by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economic Polling Initiative. The press release is here and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Americans more politically polarized than ever; independents at an all time high

Results of a study using nationally representative surveys of 10 million U.S. residents from 1970 to 2015 by researchers from Florida Atlantic University and San Diego State University show that Americans are not only more politically polarized than ever but that more people are identifying as independent. Show More Summary

SECOND FLORIDA POLL Shows Trump Up by 4 Points in Sunshine State

On Wednesday the latest poll by Florida Atlantic University found Donald Trump with a two point lead in Florida. And... The post SECOND FLORIDA POLL Shows Trump Up by 4 Points in Sunshine State appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Wasserman Schultz Leads Primary Opponent by 10%

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has a 10-point lead over challenger Tim Canova, a South Florida Sun Sentinel/Florida Atlantic University poll shows, as the candidates approach the Democratic primary finish line. The Sun Sentinel/FAU...Show More Summary

Natural compound from a deep-water marine sponge found to reduce pancreatic tumor size

Scientists at Florida Atlantic University's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute found that a deep-water marine sponge collected off of Fort Lauderdale's coast contains leiodermatolide, a natural product that has the ability to inhibit...Show More Summary

Revealing the 'taboo' of retirement for Catholic priests; declining population, burnout

You've heard about physician shortages and physician burnout. But, Catholic priests? According to a researcher at Florida Atlantic University, Catholic priests in the United States are in a similar predicament with even fewer options or opportunities to retire from their diocese. And, unlike medicine, priesthood is not a lucrative profession. read more

Novel protein inhibitors engineered as alternative approach to potentially treat cancer

Researchers from the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University have engineered endogenous protein inhibitors of protein-degrading enzymes as an alternative approach to synthetic inhibitors for potentially treating cancer and other diseases. Show More Summary

Americans accept and engage in same-sex behaviors more than ever

In a large study examining a nationally representative survey of American adults from 1973 to 2014, researchers from Florida Atlantic University, San Diego State University and Widener University have found that same-sex sexual experience has doubled, and acceptance of same-sex sexual experience has quadrupled. read more

Physical activity is 'magic bullet' for pandemics of obesity and cardiovascular disease

In an editorial published in the current issue of Cardiology, professors from the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University have evaluated the totality of evidence and conclude that regular physical activity bears the closest resemblance to a "magic bullet" to combat the worldwide epidemic of obesity and cardiovascular disease. read more

Internationally Renowned Neuroscientist Randy D. Blakely to Lead FAU's Newly-formed Brain Institute

An internationally renowned neuroscientist and leading expert in synaptic pharmacology, neurotransmitter transporters, and neurogenetics, has joined Florida Atlantic University as the executive director of the newly-formed FAU Brain Institute.

Meatless Monday: The Rock Stars of Food Forward

"Chef Wanda is a rock star," Ken Botts told me. So when I met Chef Wanda White at a Food Forward event at Florida Atlantic University, I was expecting a tatted, dynamic millennial, not a lunch lady with a Texas twang and a no-nonsense manner. Show More Summary

ZIP code profile: 33498

The 33498 ZIP code comprises the city of Boca Raton and lies in Palm Beach County. The oceanside ZIP code is home to Florida Atlantic University, Highland Beach and Mizner Park shopping mall...

Sandy Hook ‘truther’ sues Florida university to get his job back

5 months agoNews : The Raw Story

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Former Florida Atlantic University Professor James Tracy, who gained notoriety after claiming the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax, has filed a lawsuit to try to get his job back. Tracy, fired from his tenured position in January, is suing university administrators, members of...

Study shows vivid language used to assure whistleblowers of protection instead evokes fear

A new study by researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Providence College has found that vivid language intended to assure potential whistleblowers they will be protected from retaliation is instead likely to evoke fear and make them less likely to report misconduct. read more

Sandy Hook ‘Truther’ James Tracy Sues Florida Atlantic University Over Firing

5 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Former Florida Atlantic University (FAU) faculty member James Tracy, who is widely considered a “Sandy Hook truther,” filed a wrongful termination lawsuit on Monday, months after losing his teaching job. Tracy is known as one of several...Show More Summary

Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Continue Development of New Therapeutic Agents for Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer and Sepsis

A leading scientist at Florida Atlantic University has received $540,250 from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue his groundbreaking research to develop new therapeutic agents for collagen-based diseases including multiple sclerosis, cancer and sepsis.

Fruit Flies, Sleep and Translin: What's It All Mean to You?

Those pesky fruit flies that often hover around at inopportune times have more in common with you than you may realize when it comes to sleep. Therefore, researchers at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) felt they'd be the ideal subject to shed light on the link between sleep deprivation and metabolic disorders like diabetes and obesity. Show More Summary

BTT to Pioneer Rearing Bonefish for Keys Release

6 months agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, in collaboration with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, is embarking on a research project to pioneer rearing bonefish in captivity to help restore the Florida Keys … more ?

Trump Still Way Ahead in Florida

A new Florida Atlantic University poll finds Donald Trump leading the GOP primary race with 44%, followed by Marco Rubio at 21%, Ted Cruz at 21%, and John Kasich at 9%.

Professor who claimed Newtown was hoax says he was harassed

7 months agoNews : NY Daily News

James Tracy said he was bullied by Florida Atlantic University colleagues as angry parents pulled students from the school because of him, according to his 700-page personnel file.

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