Features | Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Team Science for Turner Syndrome

The NC TraCS Institute and a Translational Team Science Award help collaborators uncover what could be the cause of painful chronic ear infections that plague people with chromosomal and genetic conditions.

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Thursday, November 19, 2015


The Renaissance Computing Institute’s social computing rooms aid researchers and professors.

by Jessica Porter
Features | Thursday, November 19, 2015

Get Off My Lawn

A UNC researcher strives to give real advice to the Albemarle-Pamlico community about its peskiest neighbor: saltwater.

by Alyssa LaFaro
Features | Friday, November 6, 2015

The NCGENE Genies

Navigating the ethical issues and medical uncertainty of genomic sequencing

by Jessica Porter
Features | Thursday, November 5, 2015

Comprehending Chemotaxis

James Bear uncovers the intricate mechanisms that allow certain cells to move.

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Tuesday, October 13, 2015

A Nobel Win

The story behind Aziz Sancar’s Nobel Prize for Chemistry win.

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Monday, October 5, 2015

Will Work for Water

From New Jersey to North Carolina to Ghana, an undergraduate researcher follows her passion to improve access to clean water.  

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Friday, October 2, 2015

Better Backseat Drivers

The UNC Highway Research Safety Center pushes parents to be a driving force.

by Jessica Porter
Features | Friday, September 18, 2015

Come Hell or High Water

How one UNC researcher aims to limit flood risk through floodplain buyouts. 

by Jessica Porter
Features | Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Sparking IDEAs in the Geosciences

Most young scientists don’t get the opportunity to do field work until college. The UNC Environmental Resources summer program is working to change that. 

by Kamaara Lucas