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Oct 23, 2014

Research: Bio-Inspired ‘Nano-Cocoons’ Offer Target Drug …

Bio-inspired nano-cocoons may offer the newest method for delivering drugs used to treat the spread of cancer cells. Zhen Gu, Wujin Sun, Yue Lu and Margaret Reiff, biomedical engineering, featured. 

Oct 23, 2014

Who will decide who wins the US Senate race in NC? Don’t co

Latinos in North Carolina might become the determining factor in deciding who wins North Carolina’s Senate race. Andrew Taylor, political science, featured. 

Oct 23, 2014

The State of Things Issues Table: Education

Host Frank Stasio talks to WUNC’s education reporter Reema Khrais about the role that education is playing in midterm elections, and continues an issues table conversation with NC State’s Jayne Fleener and other experts. Jayne Fleener, […] 

Oct 22, 2014

Movies On The Radio: Film Noir

Host Frank Stasio talks with Marsha Gordon, film professor at NC State, and Laura Boyes, film curator at the North Carolina Museum of Art, about the appeal of film noir. Marsha Gordon, English, featured. 

Oct 22, 2014

Estimating the range of electric vehicles

NC State researchers have developed new software that estimates how much farther electric vehicles can drive before needing to recharge. Habiballah Rahimi-Eichi and Mo-Yuen Chow, electrical & computer engineering, featured. 

Oct 22, 2014

Movies On The Radio: Film Noir

Host Frank Stasio talks with Marsha Gordon, film professor at NC State, and Laura Boyes, film curator at the North Carolina Museum of Art, about the appeal of film noir. Marsha Gordon, English, featured. 

Oct 20, 2014

Fermentation takes off in North Carolina home kitchens

More and more, people are experimenting with fermentation, making sauerkraut, kimchi, pickles, kombucha, even hot sauce. Fred Breidt, food, bioprocessing & nutrition sciences, featured. 

Oct 20, 2014

Six to receive the North Carolina Award

The state’s highest civilian honor, the North Carolina Award, will be presented to six North Carolinians, including NC State’s Jagdish (Jay) Narayan for science. Jay Narayan, material science engineering, featured. 

Oct 22, 2014

Road Worrier: NC gas prices plunge into $3 territory; will they go lower?

Lower gas prices mean less money going from our pockets to oil producers that are largely based overseas – and more money being spent locally. Michael Walden, agricultural and resource economics, featured. 

Oct 22, 2014

Researchers Take Big-Data Approach To Estimate Range

NC State researchers have developed new software that estimates how much farther electric vehicles can drive before needing to recharge. Habiballah Rahimi-Eichi and Mo-Yuen Chow, electrical & computer engineering, featured.