What The Climate Assessment Tells Us About Impacts to North Carolina
The fourth National Climate Assessment has a lot to say about the future of North Carolina and the Southeast.
Funding Renewed for SE Climate Science Center
With five new university consortium partners and a renewed five-year funding award, NC State University will continue to host the Department of the Interior’s Southeast Climate Science Center.
Study Finds Knowledge Gaps on Protecting Cultural Sites From Climate Change
North Carolina's Cape Lookout is among the sites at risk.
Urban Warming Slows Tree Growth, Photosynthesis
New research finds that urban warming reduces growth and photosynthesis in city trees. The researchers found that insect pests are part of the problem, but that heat itself plays a more significant role.
Register for Inaugural Global Change Symposium
NC State faculty, graduate students and researchers who would like to present their work on environmental issues to the campus community can register to be part of the inaugural NC State Global Change Symposium by July 15. The event will be held on Aug. 28 at the Talley Student Union.
Researchers Seek Sneak Peek Into the Future of Forests
NC State scientists are bringing in researchers from around the country to participate in a project to get a glimpse of the future of forests in a warmer world.
History Event Focuses on Climate Change
Harvard professor Naomi Oreskes, a leading scholar on the history of climate change, is the featured speaker at NC State's History Weekend, which begins on Thursday, April 18, with a showing of the climate-change documentary Disruption.
Environmental ‘Tipping Points’ Key to Predicting Extinctions
Depending on a population’s adaptive strategy, even tiny changes in climate variability can create a “tipping point” that sends the population into extinction.