Stories From 2018

Sep 10, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

NC State Experts Can Discuss Hurricane, Flood Issues

NC State experts can address questions from reporters about hurricane and flooding preparedness and recovery.

Sep 10, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Computer Model Reveals Effect of Increased Cholesterol on Specific Ion Channel in Heart

Researchers use computer model to reveal interaction between cholesterol, ion channel involved in regulating heart's potassium levels.

Sep 6, 2018  |  The Abstract

Changing the Landscape of Graduate Education

Problems related to food, energy and water are becoming increasingly complex. NC State is taking a new approach to prepare the scientists who will solve them.

Sep 6, 2018  |  The Abstract

Beyond Bacon & BBQ: 11 Foods Associated With North Carolina

North Carolina has many unique meat products that deserve recognition.

Sep 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts Can Backfire for New Brands

Corporate social responsibility efforts may not always have the brand-building effects that companies want.

Sep 4, 2018  |  The Abstract

Building a Sound Map of Raleigh – for Science

Sound can affect everything from human health to the well-being of wildlife, but there is very little data on the levels and types of sound in U.S. cities.

Aug 30, 2018  |  Faculty and Staff

NC State Begins Implementing New ERA System

The Enterprise Research Administration system promises to streamline and simplify the complex work of managing research projects. Campus stakeholders will test and refine the system over the coming years.

Aug 30, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

New Personality Test is Faster – and Tougher to Trick

Psychology researchers have developed a new personality test that is both faster to take and much harder to manipulate by those attempting to control the outcome.

Aug 30, 2018  |  The Abstract

Building New Tools to Study the Epigenome

Researchers are developing molecular-scale tools that can monitor and/or modify the epigenome.

Aug 29, 2018  |  The Abstract

What is the Epigenome? What is Epigenetics?

Most people know that genetics is the study of genes, but what is epigenetics?