Researchers Use Liquid Metal to Create Wires That Stretch Eight Times Their Original Length
Researchers from North Carolina State University have created conductive wires that can be stretched up to eight times their original length while still functioning. The wires can be used for everything from headphones to phone chargers, and hold potential for […]
Engineers’ Neutrino Communications Named a Top 10 Physics Breakthrough
Editor’s Note: This is a guest post that first ran on the website of NC State’s College of Engineering. Research that produced the world’s first message sent using tiny neutrino particles — a project led in part by NC State […]
Fall 2012 Graduates Celebrate on Social Media
More than 3,500 transformational NC State students became transformational alumni on Saturday, Dec. 15. See how they celebrated their achievement on social media.
NC State Study Offers Insight Into Converting Wood to Bio-Oil
New research from North Carolina State University provides molecular-level insights into how cellulose – the most common organic compound on Earth and the main structural component of plant cell walls – breaks down in wood to create “bio-oils” which can […]
Reviving Small-Town North Carolina
The College of Design’s Community Design Initiative is working hard to invigorate small country towns across the state, including Ramseur in Randolph County.
5 Questions With Jeffrey Owen
Area Forestry Extension Specialist Jeffrey Owen says Christmas tree growers are reporting excellent sales this year, better than previous years.
Keto Honored With Fiscal Integrity Award
Stephen Keto received the 2012 North Carolina State Controller’s Fiscal Integrity Award.
Hope From a Headband
Senior communication major Jessica Ekstrom makes a headband a powerful thing, helping pediatric cancer patients through her company, Headbands for Hope.
NC State to Hold Commencement Ceremony Dec. 15
North Carolina State University will confer more than 3,500 degrees on graduating students during its fall commencement exercise, beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, in the PNC Arena in Raleigh. Media coverage is invited. During the ceremony, Chancellor Randy […]
Charity Bike Ride
Paul Rudershausen is riding his bike across country this winter break to raise money for the Outer Banks Wildlife Shelter.