Latest North Carolina State University News

Why Do Fireflies Light Up? And How Can I Bring More Fireflies to My Yard?
Researchers Create New Class of Materials Called ‘Glassy Gels’
N.C. PSI Advances AI For Agriculture
New Technique Improves AI Ability to Map 3D Space With 2D Cameras
AI-Powered Simulation Training Improves Human Performance in Robotic Exoskeletons
3D-Printed Mini-Actuators Can Move Small Soft Robots, Lock Them Into New Shapes
Researchers Demonstrate New Way to ‘Squeeze’ Infrared Light
Bartonella DNA Found in Blood of Patients With Psychosis
Climate Change Will Make Air Pollution Worse. Here’s How
Researchers Create Materials With Unique Combo of Stiffness, Thermal Insulation
Study Sheds Light on Bacteria Associated With Pre-Term Birth
Study Explores Role of Epigenetics, Environment in Differing Alzheimer’s Risk Between Black and White Communities
New Technique Improves Finishing Time for 3D Printed Machine Parts
Daylight Saving Time Spells Bad News For Healthy Habits
ERR-gamma ‘trains’ stomach stem cells to become acid-producing cells
New Tool Pinpoints Security Fixes in Open-Source Software Updates
Business-Focused Anti-Poverty Initiatives Can Have Unintended Consequences
VR Poses Privacy Risks for Kids. A New Study Finds Parents Aren’t as Worried as They Should Be
When Injecting Pure Spin into Chiral Materials, Direction Matters
‘Sunny Day Flooding’ Increases Fecal Contamination of Coastal Waters
In Life Cycle Diagrams, Small Changes Make a Big Difference
Museum Partnership Invites Public Into Research
Synthetic Platelets Stanch Bleeding, Promote Healing in Animal Models
Giving Symbiosis Back To Brassicas
What You Do and Don’t Know About Racial Inequities in Health Care Can Hurt You
Are Universities Connected to Local Sustainability? A New Study Suggests Yes…and No
Study Suggests Taking an Aggressive Stance in Crisis Communications Costs Companies Money
Tiny Organisms, Transformative Outcomes
Smart Utility Meters Drive Down Manufacturing Costs – If Managers Use Them
New Software Boosts Accuracy of Tech to Measure Crop Health
‘Courtship’ Gene Shows Different Effects in Two Fruit Fly Species
Domesticating Duckweed, 300 Samples At Time
New Technique Helps AI Tell When Humans Are Lying
Printed Polymer Allows Researchers to Explore Chirality and Spin Interactions at Room Temperature
Simple Trick Could Improve Accuracy of Plant Genetics Research
New Traffic Signal Would Improve Travel Time for Both Pedestrians and Vehicles
Understanding Wind and Water at the Equator Key to More Accurate Future Climate Projections
What Drives ‘Drug-Induced Homicide’ Prosecutions in North Carolina?
DNA Aptamer Drug Sensors Can Instantly Detect Cocaine, Heroin and Fentanyl – Even When Combined With Other Drugs
NC State Receives $6.9 Million From NSF, NIEHS to Fund New Oceans and Human Health Center
Using Stats To Protect Oceans
It’s Not Just You: Young People Look, Feel Older When They’re Stressed
Effects of Benefits Messaging on Consumer Purchasing of Plants
AI-Driven Lab Speeds Catalysis Research
Do AI-driven Chemistry Labs Actually Work? New Metrics Promise Answers
Studying the Impact of U.S. Penal System ‘Pay-to-Stay’ Policies
Easy Things We Can Do to Cope With Traumatic Loss
Study IDs Ways to Better Help Children Experiencing Homelessness