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.
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.
How Dogs Evolved ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’
Researchers have discovered the secret of the "puppy dog eyes" dogs use to tug at human heartstrings.
‘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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
College Seeks Nominations for Faculty Awards
Nominations are now open for several awards open to College of Sciences faculty members.
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.