One in every eight students in North Carolina public schools has a disability. That’s nearly 170,000 people who need the expert support of the state’s educators. But those students are also a potential wellspring of talent for the state’s STEM industries.
Playing (Video) Games With Decision Making
Video games can be pure fun — but they can also help us tackle complex problems.
Imagine a landscape you can hold in your hands and change at will.
Ahmed Mohamed: From Desert Nomad to Health Researcher
Raised as a nomad in northern Africa, Ahmed Mohamed has found a home in North Carolina helping to solve challenges facing public health.
80-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Collagen Confirmed
Researchers have isolated additional collagen peptides from an 80-million-year-old Brachylophosaurus.
Classroom to Courtside
Longtime mathematics professor John Griggs turns his love of numbers into basketball statistics for the NC State men's program.
Untangling Complex Interactions – With Lasers
Want to know exactly why and how a superconductor works on the atomic level? Hit it with laser pulses.
Listening for Lava
Del Bohnenstiehl listens to underwater volcanic eruptions in order to confirm the presence of lava.
Castellano Named Goodnight Distinguished Chair
NC State chemistry professor Felix "Phil" Castellano has been named the first Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair.
Researchers Tweak Enzyme ‘Assembly Line’ to Improve Antibiotics
NC State chemists have discovered a way to make pinpoint changes to an enzyme-driven “assembly line” that will enable scientists to improve or change the properties of existing antibiotics as well as create designer compounds.