Research and Innovation

Jan 18, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

Americans Want a Say in Human Genome Editing

For the Los Angeles Times, graduate student and public science intern Mira Abed explains the results of a survey on how Americans feel about CRISPR.

Jan 18, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Working With the Game-Changer Known as CRISPR

Graduate student Katelyn Brandt came to NC State to get in on the cutting edge of research involving a new gene-editing technique called CRISPR.

Jan 17, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Why Don’t Turtles Still Have Tail Spikes? Researchers Explain Why Tail Weaponry Is Rare

A new study explains how the evolution of tail weaponry in dinosaurs required a perfect storm of traits not seen in living animals today.

Jan 8, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Radiation Therapy Algorithm Could Substantially Reduce Side Effects, Maintain Effect Against Tumors

A new mathematical model for computing radiation therapy treatments could reduce side effects while delivering the same results as conventional radiation therapy.

Dec 18, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Show Thermally Activated Delayed Photoluminescence From Semiconductor Nanocrystals

Researchers have found a "control dial" for semiconductor nanocrystal systems, allowing for creation of particles with unique photoluminescent properties.

Dec 11, 2017  |  Chemistry

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.

Dec 11, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces

Sciences students are working with others at NC State and Namibian partners to use new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.

Dec 8, 2017  |  Our People

Meet Chris McGahan, Our New Dean

Program by program, Chris McGahan wants to create an extraordinary College of Sciences.

Dec 7, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Honored as AAAS Fellow, Wins APS Award

John Thomas has received prestigious honors from two leading science organizations.

Dec 6, 2017  |  Physics

Physicist Thomas Named AAAS Fellow

Physicist John Thomas has been elected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.