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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Meet Chris McGahan, Our New Dean
Program by program, Chris McGahan wants to create an extraordinary College of Sciences.
Physicist Thomas Honored as AAAS Fellow, Wins APS Award
John Thomas has received prestigious honors from two leading science organizations.
Physicist Thomas Named AAAS Fellow
Physicist John Thomas has been elected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.