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Oct 12, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Tracing Subglacial Water Storage

Seventy percent of the world’s population consumes water that has some glacial input, so it’s important to understand how these icy giants operate.

Oct 10, 2017  |  Biological Sciences

Mass Extinctions Led to Low Species Diversity, Dinosaur Rule

An NC State biology researcher found patterns after two of the Earth's mass extinction events.

Oct 3, 2017  |  Chemistry

Designer Biosensor Can Detect Antibiotic Production by Microbes

NC State chemistry researchers have engineered designer biosensors that can detect antibiotic molecules.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Dino Pioneer

Mary Schweitzer, a pioneer in the field of molecular paleontology, learns about dinosaurs by studying original molecules preserved inside fossils for millions of years.

Sep 13, 2017  |  General News

On Social: Summer of Science

Our students spent the summer doing all kinds of science all over the globe. See what summer vacation was like for them.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Physics

Star Searcher

In this video, see how astrophysicist Carla Fröhlich learns about the chemical elements all around us by studying faraway stars and supernovae.

Sep 13, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Winners of the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest

From a map of Mars to a mid-strike lightning bolt, the college's winners captured the beauty of science.

Sep 11, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Study Examines Cross-Species Interactions

A first-of-its-kind study from NC State researchers shows the ways differing species interact at the molecular level.

Sep 5, 2017  |  General News

Meet the New Sciences Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

Meet six new additions to our tenured and tenure-track faculty, and find out why they’re excited to join the NC State family.

Aug 30, 2017  |  Research and Innovation

Molecular Motors and Molecular Machines: A Q&A With Gufeng Wang

Learn how chemistry researchers are creating light-driven, motorized molecules capable of drilling holes in membranes of individual cells.