Some of Earth’s naturally occurring heavy metals can take a significant toll on human health. That’s why lead, arsenic, cadmium and other toxic metals headlined the first research symposium hosted […]
In a “bad news, good news” scenario, researchers at North Carolina State University have found that some black sludge growing in a water-treatment site could have redeeming benefits.
The black sludge […]
Advanced Biomass Cookstoves Provide Benefits in Field Settings, But Less than Expected from Lab Testing
Researchers from North Carolina State University and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine have found that while advanced wood-burning cookstoves can provide benefits to the environment and climate, these benefits […]
A new study finds that corporate sustainability reporting often focuses on issues that are unimportant to stakeholders, and offers specific suggestions to improve the content of future corporate sustainability reporting […]
Peek into NC State University’s Phytotron and you can get a sense of the breadth and impact of university’s plant research on agriculture, the environment and even transportation and medicine.
WNCN News highlights NC State research into solar-powered greenhouses. […]
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new strategy for fabricating more efficient plastic solar cells. The work has implications for developing solar cells with a wider absorption […]
NC State researchers have developed a new way to fabricate more efficient plastic solar cells. […]
Thanks to an NC State professor and the NCSU Libraries, there’s an app for identifying those curious creatures. […]
An NC State study found that officials in coastal North Carolina are unlikely to plan for the effects of climate change until they perceive a threat to their community. […]