Get a Little Closer: Moth Females Use Scent Proximity to Attract Mates
Female moths with an ineffective pheromone blend can use proximity to better-smelling females to attract mates.
Metal Printing Offers Low-Cost Way to Make Flexible, Stretchable Electronics
Researchers have developed a new, low cost technique for directly printing metal circuits, creating flexible, stretchable electronics.
Researchers show thermally activated delayed photoluminescence from semiconductor nanocrystals
Researchers find "control dial" for semiconductor nanocrystal systems, allowing for creation of particles with unique photoluminescent properties.
Tiny Bilirubin-filled Capsules Could Improve Survival of Transplanted Pancreatic Cells
Type 1 diabetes patients could benefit from bilirubin-filled nanocapsules.
Collaborative Research Project Aims to Improve Child Welfare in NC
An interdisciplinary group of NC State researchers is helping improve the wellbeing of children across North Carolina.
Fieldwork in Africa Informs Science – and Changes a Scientist
How one postdoc's experiences in Kenya changed the way he views himself and his work.
Researchers Find Simpler Way to Deposit Magnetic Iron Oxide onto Gold Nanorods
Researchers have found a simpler way to deposit magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles onto silica-coated gold nanorods, creating multifunctional nanoparticles with useful magnetic and optical properties.
Building 3-D models of molecules with RealityConvert
RealityConvert software creates 3-D models of molecules for research, education and drug discovery.
Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces
NC State and its Namibian partners are using new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.
Short Intervention Boosts Safe-Sex Skills in Teen Girls
A 45-minute online sexual health program improved the ability of teen girls to communicate effectively about safe sex.