Using Virtual Reality to Plot Urban Green Spaces
Research with VR goggles gives landscape designers fresh insight on how green landscapes refresh city residents.
Designing Greenways for Diverse Users
Researchers hit the trails to find out who's using urban greenways for recreation. Their results can help improve greenway design.
What Motivates College Students to Play Pokémon Go?
Playing Pokémon Go gets students moving, including those who aren't gamers. Public health experts say that's a good thing.
Walkable Neighborhoods Linked With More Active Older Adults
NC State research explores ways to build neighborhoods where older adults can stay active and age in place.
Who Wins? Outcomes of Olympic-sized Events
Do events like the Olympics bring the positive attention, new infrastructure and lasting local benefits that countries use to justify the costs? NC State professor Jason Bocarro examines the legacies of mega events.
Study Finds Knowledge Gaps on Protecting Cultural Sites From Climate Change
North Carolina's Cape Lookout is among the sites at risk.
A Healthy Start for All
Natural resources researchers team up on a national project to end childhood obesity and its racial disparities.
Guiding, Giving Motivate PGM’s Colby
NC State alumna Susan Colby has enjoyed serving her alma mater, through her work with the College of Natural Resources Professional Golf Management program, through university service and through guidance to students.
Roads Less Traveled: Fall Family Trips off the Beaten Path
North Carolina's extended fall offers plenty of chances to enjoy the colorful foliage on family outings from the mountains to the coast.
Floyd to Head PRTM
Meet Myron Floyd, a pioneering researcher in natural resource sociology and outdoor recreation, who takes the helm of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management next month.