In the News Features

May 24, 2016

Officials: Hurricane Season Coming, Get Ready Now

NC State researchers predict a more vigorous storm season, with 15 to 18 named storms, eight to 11 hurricanes and three to five major storms.

May 24, 2016

There Are Only 2 Real, ‘Intact’ Forests Left In The World, According To This Study Across 5 Continents

NC State ecologist Nick Haddad and a team of 24 scientists from across the world studied forest fragmentation and its lasting impact on Earth’s ecosystems through seven experiments across five continents. Nick Haddad, agriculture & life sciences, featured.

May 24, 2016

Nonprofit Exec Turnover More Turbulent Than Previously Thought

New NC State research finds that turnover among executive leaders at nonprofit organizations is often plagued by problems – with very few transitional periods mirroring the scenarios painted in the professional literature. Amanda Stewart, humanities & social sciences, featured.

May 24, 2016

Nonprofit Exec Turnover More Turbulent Than Previously Thought

New NC State research finds that turnover among executive leaders at nonprofit organizations is often plagued by problems – with very few transitional periods mirroring the scenarios painted in the professional literature. Amanda Stewart, humanities & social sciences, featured.

May 24, 2016

Nonprofit Exec Turnover More Turbulent Than Previously Thought

New NC State research finds that turnover among executive leaders at nonprofit organizations is often plagued by problems – with very few transitional periods mirroring the scenarios painted in the professional literature. Amanda Stewart, humanities & social sciences, featured.

May 23, 2016

Cameras Transform Study of Wildlife

Researchers can now place cameras with big memory cards and motion sensors in remote places. Known as “camera traps,” they snap photos when animals walk by, and they’ve revolutionized the study of wildlife. Roland Kays, natural resources, featured.

May 23, 2016

City Bees Don’t Eat Processed Sugar

NC State researchers gathered worker honey bees from colonies in both urban and rural areas within 30 miles of Raleigh, some from colonies that were run by beekeepers and some that were wild. Surprisingly, there was no evidence that the urban […]

May 23, 2016

First Dog Anxiety Medication to Hit Market

The first prescription veterinary medicine for treating anxiety over loud noises — a widespread problem that can send dogs running away in terror and harm both themselves and property — will soon hit the market. Barbara Sherman, veterinary medicine, featured.

May 23, 2016

Algorithms Will Train Your Dog

NC State researchers are trying help amateur dog trainers become more efficient. And they’re trying to do that using a series of sensors and algorithms. Dave Roberts and Alper Bokzkurt, engineering, featured.

May 23, 2016

Happy 4th for Fido? New Doggy Med for Noise-Related Anxiety

The first prescription veterinary medicine for treating anxiety over loud noises — a widespread problem that can send dogs running away in terror and harm both themselves and property — will soon hit the market. Barbara Sherman, veterinary medicine, featured.