Research and Innovation

Jun 19, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

What Does ‘Chance of Rain’ Actually Mean?

We asked atmospheric scientist Gary Lackmann how to figure out whether the forecast means you should grab an umbrella.

Jun 19, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

N.C. Study: Warmer Water Linked to Higher Proportion of Male Flounder

In the wild and in the lab, researchers find higher water temperatures lead to fewer female flounder, a cause for concern.

Jun 18, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

How Dogs Evolved ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’

Researchers have discovered the secret of the "puppy dog eyes" dogs use to tug at human heartstrings.

Jun 11, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

‘Sandwich’ Structure Key to Thin LSMO Films Retaining Magnetic Properties

LSMO, a promising material for spintronic devices, retains its magnetic properties in atomically thin layers if it is “sandwiched” between two layers of a different ceramic oxide, LSCO.

Jun 4, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Chemist Williams Named LORD Corporation Distinguished Scholar

Gavin Williams, associate head of the Department of Chemistry, has been named the Thomas Lord, LORD Corporation Distinguished Scholar at NC State.

Jun 4, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Chemist Pierce Named LORD Corporation Distinguished Scholar

Joshua Pierce of the Department of Chemistry has been named the Hugh C. Lord, LORD Corporation Distinguished Scholar at NC State.

May 31, 2019  |  Research and Innovation

NCICS to Host NOAA Cooperative Institute

The institute will be dedicated to expanding our understanding of the full Earth system and its interactions with human activities.

May 21, 2019  |  Magazine

Field of Dreams

Meet NC State statistics and math students and alumni who used their passion for sports and penchant for data crunching to become MVPs in sports analytics.

May 20, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

College Seeks Nominations for Faculty Awards

Nominations are now open for several awards open to College of Sciences faculty members.

May 16, 2019  |  Honors and Awards

Sciences Faculty Recognized at Celebration of Faculty Excellence

Four Sciences faculty were honored at the annual ceremony for winning prestigious state, national and international awards.