More Than a Hobby: How Volunteers Support Science
Why count birds, give gardening advice or gaze at stars? Research says citizen science benefits volunteers, the community and science itself.
New Microscopy Works at Extreme Heat, Sheds Light on Alloys for Nuclear Reactors
A new microscopy technique allows researchers to track microstructural changes in real time, even when a material is exposed to extreme heat and stress.
Prospective Teachers More Likely to View Black Faces Than White Faces as Angry
A preliminary study of prospective teachers finds that they are more likely to view the face of Black adults as angry compared to the faces of White adults.
Researchers Find Vitamin D Receptor is Target for Disruption by Environmental Chemicals
Vitamin D receptor is target for disruption by environmental chemicals
Researchers Find Connection Between Genes, Response to Environmental Chemicals
Why do individuals respond differently to the same environment? Researchers find connection between genes, response to environmental Chemicals
Stress Really Can Make Young Adults Feel Older
Psychology researchers have found that stress can play a significant role in how old emerging adults feel, with every stressful event above the daily norm making many young people feel at least one year older.
Alumni Investors Boost Wolfpack Businesses
The Wolfpack Investor Network connects alumni with businesses that got their start at NC State. For Pack-connected entrepreneurs, it's a win-win.
New Tech Improves Ability to Reflect Sound Back to Its Source
Researchers have developed a device that reflects sound in the direction it came from, rather than deflecting it at an angle.
Study: Tax Havens and Limited Regulation Increase Risk for Shareholders
Some publicly held companies are incorporated in tax haven countries, ostensibly to increase value for shareholders. But new research finds that this can lead to practices that benefit executives at the cost of shareholders.
Innovating Industrial Workforce Development
NC State's A2i program aims to be the model for enhancing graduate and postdoctoral industry workforce readiness.