Stories From 2017

Sep 14, 2017  |  Physics

5 Things I Love About NC State Physics

Dean Bill Ditto, a physicist, says few physics departments anywhere can rival NC State's rich tradition.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Dino Pioneer

Mary Schweitzer, a pioneer in the field of molecular paleontology, learns about dinosaurs by studying original molecules preserved inside fossils for millions of years.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Quiz

Quiz: Do You Know Your Dinos?

Is your dinosaur IQ extinct or dino-mite? Test yourself with our NC State-themed quiz.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Around Campus

The Dean’s Office You’ll Want to Visit

In his renovated office suite in Broughton Hall, Dean Bill Ditto has created a place where all are welcome. Go inside this unique space.

Sep 13, 2017  |  General News

On Social: Summer of Science

Our students spent the summer doing all kinds of science all over the globe. See what summer vacation was like for them.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Around Campus

Photos: Eclipse Day at NC State

Relive the solar eclipse of 2017 with photos from our Brickyard viewing event.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Physics

Star Searcher

In this video, see how astrophysicist Carla Fröhlich learns about the chemical elements all around us by studying faraway stars and supernovae.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Winners of the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest

From a map of Mars to a mid-strike lightning bolt, the college's winners captured the beauty of science.

Sep 11, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Study Examines Cross-Species Interactions

A first-of-its-kind study from NC State researchers shows the ways differing species interact at the molecular level.

Sep 8, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

NSF I-Corps Site Boosts Commercialization

Thanks to a new grant from the National Science Foundation, NC State researchers have access to funding and support to move discoveries from the lab to the marketplace.