(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers have sequenced the genes of a harmful algae bloom, unveiling never-before-seen interactions between algae and bacteria that are thought to propagate their growth.
(North Carolina State University) A recent study finds restaurants don't do an effective job of communicating with customers when it comes to addressing risks associated with eating undercooked meat -- specifically hamburgers.
Researchers from North Carolina State University, Duke University and Brookhaven National Laboratory have found that molybdenum sulfide (MoS2) holds more promise than previously thought as a catalyst for producing hydrogen to use as a clean energy source. Show More Summary
A student who recently left the University of North Carolina at Wilmington says professor Mike Adams created a hostile, threatening environment for her.
Researchers from North Carolina State University 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. Show More Summary
Research from North Carolina State University and American University finds that so-called "capacity grants" lead to long-term financial growth for nonprofit organizations - regardless of what the grants are for. However, there is no added benefit from capacity grants that focus specifically on financial growth.
(North Carolina State University) An interdisciplinary team of researchers has developed a smart patch designed to monitor a patient's blood and release blood-thinning drugs as needed to prevent the occurrence of dangerous blood clo...
Debra Saunders-White, the 11th chancellor of North Carolina Central University (NCCU), passed away Saturday at the age of 59. According to a statement issued by the university, Saunders-White died after battling cancer. She was reportedly diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2015 and took a medical leave from the university on August 8, 2016. Show More Summary
(Duke-NUS Medical School) A team of researchers at Duke-NUS Medical School, in collaboration with scientists from the University of North Carolina, have discovered the mechanism by which C10, a human antibody previously identified to react with the Dengue virus, prevents Zika infection at a cellular level.
Keratin and Melanosomes Preserved in Eoconfuciusornis A team of international scientists led by researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in collaboration with colleagues from North Carolina State University and Linyi University...Show More Summary
Caroline Cox’s Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution was published earlier this year by the University of North Carolina Press.Unfortunately, Cox, a professor at the University of the Pacific, passed away in 2014. She hadn’t finished...Show More Summary
(North Carolina State University) New research from North Carolina State University, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Linyi University has found evidence of original keratin and melanosome preservation in a 130-million-year-old Eoconfuciusornis specimen. Show More Summary
Transdev has announced it will begin operations and maintenance for the campus shuttle at North Carolina State University after the Board of Regents approved the new contract last month.
Scientists are planning to release swarms of robot cockroaches into disaster zones. Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed c ockroach-like robots equipped with sensors will be working with drones to map dangerous areas. Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Anna Shumate of Bishop Ireton High School and Arlington Aquatic Club has verbally committed to North Carolina State University for 2017-18. Read the full story on SwimSwam: NC State On A Roll; Gets Verbal from Virginia Sprinter Anna Shumate
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Scientist Li Qian, Ph.D., has forged an award-winning career at the UNC School of Medicine. And now she has earned a UNC School of Medicine Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship in Academic Medicine, which includes $20,000 to be used toward scholarly endeavors.
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) Mathematicians from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and their team have created art of their own: a method that precisely sculpts how fluids spread chemicals as they travel to hit their target.
(North Carolina State University) Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a combination of software and hardware that will allow them to use unmanned aerial vehicles and insect cyborgs, or biobots, to map large, unfamiliar areas -- such as collapsed buildings after a disaster.
(North Carolina State University) In a study of factors that influence childhood cognition in the United States and Great Britain, researchers find that the role of parents is more important than far-reaching public policies -- but that public policies can make a difference.
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Do you have questions about the Zika virus and how it spreads? If you're traveling this holiday season, do you know how to protect yourself from Zika? Do you have questions about Zika and pregnancy? Do you know all the ways the virus can be transmitted? What about the likelihood of a Zika epidemic here in North Carolina?