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.
Adam Hartstone-Rose Named Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Adam Hartstone-Rose, a prominent biologist with significant experience in student engagement, has been named the college's new associate dean for academic affairs.
Mary Schweitzer, a pioneer in the field of molecular paleontology, learns about dinosaurs by studying original molecules preserved inside fossils for millions of years.
Quiz: Do You Know Your Dinos?
Is your dinosaur IQ extinct or dino-mite? Test yourself with our NC State-themed quiz.
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.
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.
Extraordinary Game Day Experiences: Gianna Rizzi
Gianna Rizzi, a senior scholarship student majoring in biological sciences and an NC State cheerleader, takes you along on a Wolfpack football game day.
Meet the New Sciences Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty
Meet six new additions to our tenured and tenure-track faculty, and find out why they’re excited to join the NC State family.
Technique Expedites Chemical Screening to Prioritize Toxicity Testing
A new technique that can determine in seconds if a chemical has the potential to activate key genes could be used to prioritize chemicals for in-depth toxicity testing.
NC State Receives DARPA Funding to Develop, Test Gene Drive System
A grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will help NC State geneticists study ways to maintain and protect ecosystem biodiversity.