Using steam to propel a spacecraft from asteroid to asteroid is now possible, thanks to a collaboration between a private space company and the University of Central Florida.
When confetti rained down at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on Jan. 1, 2018, the scene foreshadowed the many milestones UCF would celebrate throughout the year.
The 2018 season comes down to one game for the UCF football team. Playing in their third New Year’s Six Bowl, the No. 7/7 Knights will take on No. 11/11 LSU on Tuesday afternoon in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl at State Farm Stadium.
On Saturday, Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal took a look back at the most influential people in sports business for 2018 and among the six named was UCF Vice President and Director of Athletics Danny White.
The holidays came early for the science team leading NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission to collect samples from a near-Earth asteroid. Today they announced findings from the mission thus far, which arrived at asteroid Bennu Dec. 3.
The University of Central Florida’s football players are not the only Knights dominating their field in 2018. This year was also a spectacular one for research at UCF.
The UCF football team is going to a New Year’s Six bowl game for the second straight season. A day after they beat Memphis to repeat as champions in the American Athletic Conference title game, the Knights accepted their invitation Sunday to play in the 2019 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl.
Ohana means family. On Saturday, the #UCFamily will show its #10hana spirit in honor of injured quarterback McKenzie Milton.
The Walter Camp Football Foundation has announced the names of fifteen “Players to Watch” for its 2018 Player of the Year award, the fourth-oldest college football award in the nation, and UCF’s McKenzie Milton has been named among them.
From red tide to runoff, the Indian River Lagoon faces many threats. Microplastics may be the newest identified enemy, but a team of UCF researchers and collaborators is racing to find answers before it is too late.
Julie Brisset, an associate scientist in planetary sciences at UCF’s Florida Space Institute, was recently awarded a $250,000 grant from NASA to study levitating dust clouds in microgravity.
Following a thrilling 31-30 victory on the road last weekend at Memphis, the No. 9/10 UCF football team will cap a two-game road swing at ECU on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. on ESPN2 and FM96.9/AM740 The Game.
Albert Manero had an inspiration: Use the aerospace research lab at UCF to design low-cost artificial limbs for children in need around the world.
The University of Central Florida is one of the ten most innovative universities in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019.
NASA and commercial space companies someday may get some critical information about building safer spacecraft, thanks to the work of UCF physics Assistant Professor Adrienne Dove and her team of students.
There’s no better tool to teach students about physics than to see it at work in the real world. That’s why UCF Pegasus Professor of physics Humberto Campins decided to teach this semester despite the heavy research load he knows will be coming.
The UCF Tailgate Concert Series presented by Pacifico is back for 2018. Each UCF Tailgate Concert Series show begins approximately 1 hour, 45 minutes prior to kickoff. All activities begin four hours prior to kickoff.
Larry Bradley ’94 once discovered the most distant galaxy in the universe (at the time). UCF students Minh-Chau Le and Latifah Maasarani take pride in representing strong women in STEM.
Doctors may soon have help in the fight against cancer thanks to the University of Central Florida’s Computer Vision Research Center.
Almost 50 percent fewer students are smoking since UCF declared itself a smoke-free campus in 2012.