Study finds ‘sexting’ fairly benign, but research is spotty
“There’s a lot of work being done on the phenomenon of sexting and how it may influence sexual behavior, but the work is being done in a wide variety of populations by researchers from many different backgrounds,” said Dr. Kami […]
Who will steer Volkswagen settlement spending in NC?
As it develops its plan, North Carolina has some good options for both reducing emissions and supporting manufacturers with local presences that are active in the cleaner-engine domain, said Rick Sapienza, director of the Clean Transportation Program at the N.C. […]
Inside the soul food sessions
This peanut was brought to the United States just as the people who cultivated it were—stolen, and brought to a foreign land on slave ships. For centuries, it was replaced with more commercial varieties, and people thought it was extinct […]
The 10 best U.S. colleges for studying natural resources and conservation
6. NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY North Carolina State is large public school located in the large city of Raleigh. The school has a high freshman retention rate and is a great value for in-state students. The College of Natural Resources is a […]
Florida’s goat industry goes gangbusters
According to North Carolina State University Extension, the U.S. in 2014 imported 43 million pounds of goat meat worth $95 million.
Off-Season Bull Management
After breeding season, bulls should be pulled from the herd to keep them in moderate condition, minimize chance of injuries and allow for growth of young bulls, says Jonathan Black, North Carolina State University Extension.
Why hydrogen water is the new health fad
Despite the claims, there’s no large-scale s scientific study to back consumption of hydrogen-rich water. “The research that exists is interesting enough to warrant further investigation,” says Sarah L Ash, PhD, a professor of nutrition at North Carolina State University.
Diet not working? Just meditate
Mindfulness is more effective than simply trying to eat healthy, a study claims. Eighty people joined a study by North Carolina State University, with half designing their own diet, and half engaging in daily meditation. The results revealed the mindfulness group […]
Cash-strapped North Carolina county awaits aid
Downstream from Windsor is a “pinch point” of land on the Cashie River that could be opened up, said Barbara Doll, an assistant professor at North Carolina State University with storm water management expertise, in a report for Bertie. Restoring […]
NC jobless rate 4.7% in April, lowest since mid-2007
N.C. State University economist Michael Walden said the state’s jobless rate fell largely because the labor force shrunk by 5,209 people. The labor force includes workers and job seekers, and a reduction of the pool will reduce the jobless rate […]