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Oct 31, 2018
Our idea of idyllic suburban living doesn't necessarily feature bobcats, but it turns out suburbia is a little bit wilder than we thought.
Oct 3, 2018
In this October episode of Audio Abstract we focus - zombie-like - on the brain!
Sep 4, 2018
Mathematician Tye Lidman and dancer Michelle Pearson are working together to make two disciplines that people find difficult - math and dance - accessible to a broader audience.
Aug 1, 2018
In this episode of Audio Abstract, we talk beer brewing with John Sheppard, director of the NC State brewery.
Jun 29, 2018
Fred Gould talks about the rising rates of herbicide and pesticide resistance and the current state of the resistance arms race.
Jun 1, 2018
How we feel about aging can affect us psychologically and physically. In this episode of Audio Abstract we talk about our perceptions of and attitudes toward aging with Shevaun Neupert, associate professor of psychology at NC State.
May 1, 2018
Today we're talking termites - what we know about them and how new research into their pheromones could help us keep them away from our homes.
Apr 19, 2018
For NC State paleontologist Mary Schweitzer, an accidental discovery – and an open mind – led to a new field of paleontology. Schweitzer talks about the emerging field of molecular paleo – what it is and what it can tell us.
Mar 27, 2018
Natasha Olby talks about challenges owners face with aging pets and the emerging field of gerontology for companion animals.
Nov 17, 2017
In this two-part episode of Audio Abstract, NC State food safety extension specialist Ben Chapman helps us "barf-proof" the holidays. In part two we discuss side dishes, desserts and storing leftovers.
In this two-part episode of Audio Abstract, NC State food safety extension specialist Ben Chapman helps us "barf-proof" the holidays. In part one we talk turkey - literally - with best practices for cooking your bird.