Biological Sciences

Oct 10, 2017  |  Biological Sciences

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.

Oct 3, 2017  |  Around Campus

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.

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  |  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 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  |  Around Campus

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.

Sep 5, 2017  |  General News

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.

Aug 22, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

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.

Aug 3, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

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.