Public Science News

Oct 10, 2017

The Research Image Contest Returns in New Exhibits This Year

Winning images from NC State's second-annual Research Image Contest are returning to the spotlight this fall in two exhibits.

Sep 27, 2017

Innovative Projects Present at ACCelerate Festival

Pioneering NC State projects that blend art and science take center stage at the ACCelerate Festival in October. Learn more about the upcoming three-day event in the nation’s capital.

Sep 13, 2017

Photos: Eclipse Day at NC State

Relive the solar eclipse of 2017 with photos from our Brickyard viewing event.

Sep 13, 2017

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.

Aug 16, 2017

Eclipse 2017: Campus Celebration, Citizen Science and Safety Tips

Find out what you need to know about the solar eclipse that’s sweeping the nation on August 21.

Jun 20, 2017

Photos: Spring Events

Look back at our spring events, which featured exciting speakers, great venues and unconventional ways to experience science.

Jun 7, 2017

Leadership in Public Science: Meet Katie Mack

Katie Mack’s enthusiasm for talking with the public about astronomy and skill at discussing complex subjects in accessible language have made her a go-to source for research on how the universe works.

May 22, 2017

60 Seconds With Neuroscientist John Meitzen

Meet NC State neuroscientist John Meitzen, who researches how the human brain works and helps the public understand it.

Apr 21, 2017

Sharing Science Through Picture Books

As a scientist, a parent, and a person with a deep appreciation for the arts, I think there may be no better place for science and the arts to meet than on the pages of children’s picture books. Through illustration, […]

Apr 6, 2017

Connecting to the Community Through Museum-Based Outreach

For the third year in a row, the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh has ranked first as the most visited tourist attraction in the state. For NC State College of Sciences’ researchers and students, the Museum […]