Jun 18, 2019 | Research and Innovation
How Dogs Evolved ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’
Researchers have discovered the secret of the "puppy dog eyes" dogs use to tug at human heartstrings.
Jun 19, 2019 | Research and Innovation
What Does ‘Chance of Rain’ Actually Mean?
We asked atmospheric scientist Gary Lackmann how to figure out whether the forecast means you should grab an umbrella.
Jun 11, 2019 | Alumni & Friends
For biological sciences alumna Emily Caporali, the Belltower is a place that has held extraordinary memories before, during and after her time at NC State.
Jun 19, 2019
N.C. Study: Warmer Water Linked to Higher Proportion of Male Flounder
In the wild and in the lab, researchers find higher water temperatures lead to fewer female flounder, a cause for concern.
Jun 18, 2019
Crumpler Wins University Award for Excellence
Crumpler, a teaching technician in the Department of Biological Sciences, was one of 12 to receive NC State’s most prestigious non-faculty honor.
In the News More Media Coverage
Jun 18, 2019
The Evolution of Puppy Dog Eyes
Nature World News
Co-author and anatomist Adam Hartstone-Rose, at NC State, said: “These muscles are so thin that you can literally see through them – and yet the movement that they allow seems to have such a powerful effect that it appears to have been under substantial evolutionary pressure.”
Jun 14, 2019
Why alligators with orange heads are showing up around the Cape Fear region
A team of researchers from NC State has been capturing, testing and tagging alligators across the state as part of a study to learn more about the potential health impacts that Perfluorinated compounds (PFAS), like GenX, can have on animals.