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NC State news is shared far and wide. Below are just some of our recent appearances in local, regional, national and international media publications.

Jan 8, 2013

Morning Edition: January 7, 2013

Morning Edition: January 7, 2013, Architect Online, Jan. 7, 2013. One test of what designers can do to change the frame and maybe even the structure of libraries will come in February, when the bot-enabled James B. Hunt Library designed by Snøhetta opens at North Carolina State University. 

Jan 8, 2013

Starving the Beast: Art Pope, Pat McCrory, and the N.C. budget

Starving the Beast: Art Pope, Pat McCrory, and the N.C. budget, Charlotte Magazine, Jan. 7, 2013. As Charlotte’s mayor for 14 years, Pat McCrory was what’s become a rarity in American politics: a moderate Republican. Cat Warren, english, featured. 

Jan 8, 2013

Demand, interest in hops soaring in North Carolina

Demand, interest in hops soaring in North Carolina, Southeast Farm Press, Jan. 8, 2013. Three large beer brewers are building their east coast breweries in North Carolina, and there has grown a significant demand for one of beer’s primary ingredients — hops. Jeanine Davis, horticulture, featured. 

Jan 8, 2013

New path to more efficient organic solar cells

New path to more efficient organic solar cells, ElectronicsOnline, Jan. 8, 2013. International team of scientists found that for highly efficient polymer/organic photovoltaic cells, size matters. Harald Ade, physics, featured. 

Jan 8, 2013

Researchers Obtain Molecular View of Polymer/Fullerene Solar Film

Researchers Obtain Molecular View of Polymer/Fullerence Solar Film, Azonano, Jan. 8, 2013. An international team of scientists found that for highly efficient polymer/organic photovoltaic cells, size matters. Harald Ade, physics, featured. 

Jan 8, 2013

Video: The library where robots pick the books

Video: The library where robots pick the books, The Province, Jan. 8, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building on the campus of North Carolina State University. 

Jan 8, 2013

Schools take preventative measures to fight flu

Schools take preventative measures to fight flu, News 14 Carolina, Jan. 8, 2013. As students return from winter break, many schools across the state are taking steps to prevent students from getting the flu. Elizabeth Neel, student health service, featured. 

Jan 8, 2013

Economist: Triangle could take 40 percent of new N.C. jobs

Economist: Triangle could take 40 percent of new N.C. jobs, News & Observer, Jan. 8, 2013. Economists around the state are offering less-than-rosy projections for 2013. Mike Walden, agricultural and resource economics, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State library, Fort Mill Times, The Herald, Jan. 6, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University. David Hiscoe, libraries, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at NC State library

Book robot among features at NC State library, WCNC-TV, WBTV-TV, WSOC-TV et al, Jan. 6, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library does have books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building on the campus of North Carolina State University. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State library, Charlotte Observer, Jan. 6, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University. David Hiscoe, libraries, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State Library, San Antonio Express-News, Jan. 6, 2013. The automated book retrieval system is just one of many innovations in the new, state-of-the-art James B. Hunt Jr. Library at North Carolina State University. Carl Piraneo, libraries, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State library, Daily Reflector, Times Union, Jan. 6, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University. David Hiscoe, libraries, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State Library, Wilmington Star-News, Jan. 6, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University. David Hiscoe, libraries, featured. 

Jan 7, 2013

Book robot among features at new NC State library

Book robot among features at new NC State library, Beaumont Enterprise – Online, Jan. 7, 2013. The high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they’re not visible when you walk into the building at North Carolina State University.