A nationwide analysis of water use over the past 30 years finds that there is a disconnect between rural and urban areas, with most urban areas becoming more water efficient […]
Climate change shifted the trees in U.S. forests over the last 30 years, drawing hardwood species westward toward more abundant rainfall and evergreens northward to seek out cooler temperatures, a […]
Researchers at North Carolina State University have found that a material which incorporates atomically thin layers of water is able to store and deliver energy much more quickly than the […]
The College of Sciences has named Harald Ade of the Department of Physics as a Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professor. The professorship was made possible by a gift from longtime NC […]
Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Veronica Augustyn, an assistant professor in NC State’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering. This is one of a series of posts […]
Ron Sederoff, an NC State forestry professor and pioneering molecular geneticist, has won the 2017 Marcus Wallenberg Foundation Prize, an international award for scientific achievements in fields important to forestry.
If you’re a fan of bananas, Rob Dunn has bad news for you.
His newest book, “Never Out of Season,” examines the risks of a lack of biodiversity in our food supply. A […]
Waves, tides, storms and hurricanes can all take a toll on the coastline, eroding the land and rewriting the shoreline. Those changes can put infrastructure and communities at risk. But […]
A new study from North Carolina State University and Campbell University finds that, while access to healthy foods is a significant challenge, the biggest variable limiting diet choices in so-called […]
Forests are perhaps the United States’ greatest renewable resource. They also hold significant untapped potential, according to Hasan Jameel, the Jordan Family Distinguished Professor for Natural Resource Innovation at NC […]