Biological Sciences

Aug 1, 2017  |  Imagination Corridor

A Collaborative Journey: Developing the Australian Safari App

The College of Sciences has partnered with the College of Design to bring augmented reality to campus with an interactive, illustrated safari app.

Jul 25, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

NC State and UNC Researchers Find New Clues to ALS Causes and Cures

NC State and UNC researchers are teaming up to reverse TDP-43 protein aggregation, a hallmark of degenerative diseases like ALS.

Jun 29, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Variation at a Central Metabolic Gene Influences Male Fruit Fly Lifespan

Why do females outlive males? For fruit flies, the answer can be found in the expression of an important metabolism gene.

Jun 21, 2017  |  Around Campus

17 Highlights of Our Extraordinary 2016-17

The just-ended school year had so many amazing highlights that it was hard to pick just a few. Find out why it was one of our best ever.

Jun 20, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Ancient Skulls Shed Light on Migration in the Roman Empire

Using state-of-the-art forensic techniques, NC State researchers have analyzed skeletal evidence to help determine migration patterns of peoples in ancient Rome.

Jun 5, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Forensic Technique Uses Forehead X-Rays to Assess Age of Juvenile Remains

NC State researchers have developed a technique that can approximate a juvenile's age based on a frontal X-ray of the skull.

May 22, 2017  |  Biological Sciences

60 Seconds With Neuroscientist John Meitzen

Meet NC State neuroscientist John Meitzen, who researches how the human brain works and helps the public understand it.

May 9, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Sciences Faculty Honored at Celebration of Faculty Excellence

Several College of Sciences faculty were recognized for their dedication to teaching, learning, research and service during the 2017 Celebration of Faculty Excellence.

May 9, 2017

Mackay, Ade Honored With Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair, Professorship

The College of Sciences recently awarded a distinguished chair and a distinguished professorship to two of its outstanding scientists.

May 9, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Research Yields New Details About Trap-Jaw Ants — and They Look Amazing

Adrian Smith of the Department of Biological Sciences describes his fascinating new research on developmental stages of trap-jaw ants.