Carrying Water for a Cause

Carrying Water for a Cause

Since NC State alum Doc Hendley founded Wine to Water in 2004, the Boone-based nonprofit organization has provided clean water for more than 600,000 people in 25 countries.

Now the NC […]

How Living Structures Can Better Protect Our Coastline

How Living Structures Can Better Protect Our Coastline

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 […]

Manganese Oxides in Treatment System Could Be Mixed Blessing

Manganese Oxides in Treatment System Could Be Mixed Blessing

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 […]

Student-Led Energy, Water Competition Boasts Big Savings

Student-Led Energy, Water Competition Boasts Big Savings

A little rivalry can be a good thing — especially when it comes to saving energy and water. In just 28 days, a student-led energy and water challenge between residents […]

NC State Researcher Unearths Soil’s Impact On Human Health

NC State Researcher Unearths Soil’s Impact On Human Health

On the door of Dr. Dean Hesterberg’s office in Williams Hall is a sticker that reads, “I heart soil.”

That simple phrase sums up the driving motivation behind his more than […]