Sep 2, 2020
A researcher from NC State argued for curbing the use of neonicotinoid insecticides and warned about their spread.
Aug 31, 2020
Human intervention can help rare species survive climate change.
Jun 15, 2020
Two NC State students who participated in Black Birders Week weigh in on why it's important.
Jul 23, 2019
NC State's Clyde Sorenson shines a light on bioluminescent beetles.
Jul 15, 2019
Want to know how fish use oyster reefs? Eavesdrop on them.
Jun 5, 2018
The presence of aromatic herbs in the nest leads to some improved parenting behaviors in European starlings.
May 15, 2018
Study finds that chimpanzees appear to keep tidier sleeping arrangements than humans do.
Mar 13, 2018
A recent study finds that urban trees can survive increased heat and insect pests fairly well – unless they are thirsty.
Jun 7, 2017
NC State scientists are reaching out to get the public involved in research, by sharing findings and involving everyone in the work of discovery.
Caren Cooper is an ecologist and Leadership in Public Science faculty cluster member who wrote the book on citizen science — literally.
Nov 1, 2016
Researchers used DNA testing and citizen science to create an “atlas” that shows the range and diversity of arthropods found in homes across the continental United States.
Jul 5, 2016
Researchers counted mammals, reptiles and amphibians on clearcut loblolly plantation sites in Georgia and North Carolina to find out how removing woody debris affected wildlife.
Jun 29, 2016
A lot of people want to know what they can do to help bees – and a new initiative at NC State is aimed at helping to meet that demand.
Jan 19, 2016
The first study to evaluate the biodiversity of arthropods in U.S. homes finds that humans share their houses with any of more than 500 different kinds of arthropods – at least on a short-term basis.
Dec 7, 2015
NC State ecologist Nick Haddad argues that we should find ways to mitigate the destructive effects of road building on animals and plants in an essay in the journal Science.