Soltis Lab

Xiaoxian Liu

2017 NSF Dissertation Improvement Grants

Congratulations to our grad students! Four Florida Museum grad students have been awarded NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants. These are grants that p...

Our 2017 NSF GRFP recipients

Several of our current or former students received NSF GRFPs this year. The National Science Foundation had more than 13,000 applications, and extended 2,000 aw...
In “Wicked Plants: The Exhibit,” Doug Soltis reviews the interactive that highlights the danger of mistaking poison hemlock for carrots. Florida Museum of Natural History photo by Kristen Grace

On the defense

Harmful plants have evolved to protect themselves from predators It’s one of society’s hotly debated questions: ketchup or mustard? For some, the harsh, aci...