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Sep 17, 2018  |  Chemistry

Rocky Road: Nanocars Roll, Hop and Skid Across Surfaces

New research finds a nanocar’s rolling wheels can move the vehicle in a straight line in distances up to 16 times its body length.

Aug 29, 2018  |  General News

Sciences Is Five! Highlights From Our First Half-Decade

Look back at just a few of the extraordinary moments in the college's history since our 2013 launch.

Aug 27, 2018  |  Faculty

Meet the New 2018-19 Sciences Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

This year, we're welcoming eight new scientists with diverse backgrounds and research interests to our college.

Jul 19, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Rapid Cloud-Clearing Phenomenon Could Provide Another Piece of Climate Puzzle

New NC State research published in Science shows rapid and dramatic clearing of low cloud cover could shed light on how clouds affect Earth’s heating and cooling.

Jul 17, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Following the Path: Making Huge Calculations Predictable

A new approach narrows down huge calculations, like those involved in quantum physics, by focusing on a single, predictive parameter.

Jul 1, 2018  |  General News

Celebrating Five Years of the College of Sciences

Since launching on July 1, 2013, NC State's College of Sciences has had five years of extraordinary research, academics and outreach.

Jun 29, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Find Connection Between Genes, Response to Environmental Chemicals

NC State research findings are a starting point to confirm that individuals may react differently to chemicals in the environment based on genetic profile.

Jun 29, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Find Vitamin D Receptor Is Target for Disruption by Environmental Chemicals

New NC State research sheds light on the ways in which environmental chemicals can affect vitamin D receptors.

Jun 11, 2018  |  In the Community

Bringing Invisible Worlds to Light

A new project brought together scientists and designers to explore new ways to share scientific research with the public.

Jun 5, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

ChemMaps Lets Researchers Navigate the Chemical Universe

A new online service from NC State researchers lets users navigate the chemical space of thousands of drugs and environmental compounds in 3D and real time.