A Hands-On Approach to Environmental Decisions
NC State scientists show how geospatial modeling can help provide faster feedback and better collaboration on complex issues.
Hands-On Model Helps Students Understand Genetic Engineering
A team of faculty and undergraduate researchers have created an interactive, physical model to teach students about genetics and biological processes at the cellular level.
The Importance of African-American Speech: Q&A With Walt Wolfram
Linguistics scholar Walt Wolfram reflects on the importance of understanding and appreciating African-American speech -- a subject he has been devoted to for more than five decades.
How Living Structures Can Better Protect Our Coastline
Researchers are issuing guidelines to create more effective “living shorelines” that protect against coastal erosion while improving environmental quality.
Why Endocrine Disruptors Are Scary – And What You Can Do About It
A new book aims to explain the nature of endocrine disruptors, why they are so widespread, and how you can protect yourself.
Could Greenways Help Fight Chicago Crime?
A crime decrease in neighborhoods surrounding a Chicago greenway built on an abandoned railway line offers a ray of hope amid troubling trends in the Windy City.
Picture This: Announcing NC State’s Second Annual Research Image Contest
NC State's research image contest is open to faculty, staff, graduate students and postdocs. Show us what makes your work amazing!
From the Big Red One to ‘The Big Red One’ – War, Movies and Sam Fuller
From obscure arthouse films to big-budget blockbusters, movies are experiences shared by the audience; they reflect our world back to us, often offering insights we never thought of. But what shapes the filmmakers behind the movies?
Playing (Video) Games With Decision Making
Video games can be pure fun — but they can also help us tackle complex problems.
‘Great Pumpkin Project’ Recruits Citizen Scientists to Document Agricultural Biodiversity
A team of biology researchers is recruiting citizen scientists to participate in a study of which microbes and insects visit the same crop plants around the world.