Angie Nino is working on her Ph.D. in Entomology at the University of Florida Indian River Research and Education Center in Ft. Pierce. She hopes to take what she's learned back to her native Columbia for use in that county's agriculture.
Higher winds mean an increased chance of rip currents. If you're headed to the beach, check conditions from the National Weather Service. Meteorologist Jeff Huffman tells us what to expect from the weather this weekend.
A new study ranks Florida third in the number of residents exposed to smoke from wildfires. Take a look at the study, "Where There's Fire, There's Smoke," from the Natural Resources Defense Council. Check out local air quality ratings from the EPA here.