Physicist Ditto Named to National Academy of Inventors
William Ditto, professor of physics, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Building 3-D Models of Molecules With RealityConvert
Denis Fourches' new RealityConvert software creates 3-D models of molecules for research, education and drug discovery.
More Neuroscience Research Articles Are Reporting the Sex of Laboratory Animals
An NC State study found progress in addressing both males and females in neuroscience research but highlights the need for improved research design.
Study Examines Hiring, Retention of Women and Underrepresented Minorities in STEM Faculty
NC State statistician Marcia Gumpertz conducted a “snapshot” survey of time to tenure, promotion and retention for female and minority faculty in four different STEM fields.
“Space” Invader: Invasive Marine Fouling Species Crowds Out Natives
An invasive species of tunicate known as Clavelina oblonga crowds out and overgrows other marine fouling species and reduces biodiversity.
Researchers Receive Grant to Study GenX Exposure in New Hanover County Residents
NC State researchers will lead a new study on GenX exposure in New Hanover County residents.
Prenatal Exposure to BPA at ‘Safe’ Levels Can Affect Gene Expression in Developing Rat Brain
New research finds that prenatal exposure to BPA at very low levels affects gene expression in the developing rat brain.
Researchers Explore Voltage-Driven Liquid Metal Fractals
NC State researchers find that low voltage makes high surface-tension liquid metal spread and form fractals.
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.
Tracing Subglacial Water Storage
Seventy percent of the world’s population consumes water that has some glacial input, so it’s important to understand how these icy giants operate.