biological sciences

Jun 27, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Statistician Wright Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professor

The professorship was made possible by a gift from longtime NC State supporters Jim and Ann Goodnight.

May 21, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researcher to Study GenX Exposure in Cape Fear Fish, Alligators

An NC State toxicologist will study GenX exposure in striped bass, catfish and alligators that inhabit the Cape Fear River watershed.

May 11, 2018

Biological Sciences Spring Graduation

Join us for the graduation ceremony for the Biological Sciences, Genetics, Microbiology, Toxicology and Zoology programs.

May 4, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

How Sports Science Got a Cornerback Into Public Health

During his time on the NC State football team, graduating senior Nicholas Lacy found his academic, volunteer and — potentially — career path.

Apr 11, 2018

Delftia’s Secrets: Gold, Mouthwash and Toxins

In this wrap-up to the spring Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge, we will discuss the genetic complexities of Delftia, what we've learned and what we can still learn by studying how some of its genes vary in nature.

Mar 29, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

Paleontologists Make an Egg-cellent Discovery

High on a rocky cliff in central Utah, paleontologists Lindsay Zanno and Bucky Gates found something rare — a large clutch of fossilized dinosaur eggs.

Mar 23, 2018

SciChat: Ants

Join ant expert Adrian Smith to learn more about trap-jaw ants.

Mar 20, 2018

Lamb Wins NACADA Advising Award

Susan Lamb has won a Region 3 Excellence in Advising award from the National Academic Advising Association.

Mar 15, 2018

Brain and Behavior Night

Join NC State scientists and other prominent neuroscientists for a night of exploring the brain and behavior connection.

Feb 7, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Study Sheds New Light On Antibiotics Produced by Ants

A new study finds some ant species make use of powerful antimicrobial agents – while other ant species produce none at all.