Sep 13, 2017 | Research and Innovation
Mary Schweitzer, a pioneer in the field of molecular paleontology, learns about dinosaurs by studying original molecules preserved inside fossils for millions of years.
Oct 17, 2017 | Biological Sciences
A Summer at the Zoo
Two NC State zoology majors share behind-the-scenes stories from their summer internships at the N.C. Zoo.
Oct 17, 2017 | Research and Innovation
Keratin, Pigment, Proteins From 54 Million-Year-Old Sea Turtle Show Survival Trait Evolution
Fossil tissues show that a pigment-based survival trait common to modern sea turtles evolved at least 54 million years ago.
Oct 17, 2017
The Coast Is Clear
Geosciences alumnus Stephen Leatherman shares the story behind his celebrated rankings of American beaches.
Oct 10, 2017
Mass Extinctions Led to Low Species Diversity, Dinosaur Rule
An NC State biology researcher found patterns after two of the Earth’s mass extinction events.