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Features | Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Protein Sleuth

Scientists thought the gene SFRP2 suppressed tumor growth. UNC’s Nancy Klauber-DeMore proved them wrong and created a potential breast cancer drug in the process.

by Mark Derewicz
Here’s to Your Health | Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Preventing PTSD

Is it possible to keep the horrors of war from sticking in a veteran’s brain?

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Monday, May 20, 2013

Clean Energy for When the Cows Come Home

UNC student Ann Soltan gives farmers reason to think big with solar power.

by Mark Derewicz
Mark My Words | Friday, May 17, 2013

A Good Listen

UNC undergrads come into their own with a daily newsmagazine on the radio.

by Mark Derewicz
Mark My Words | Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Eating Organic: More Than Trendy

Ranking the foods highest in pesticide contamination might be a good idea. The question is, how good?

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Pills that won't kill

Prescription drug overdoses kill an average of three people in North Carolina every day. Mariana Garrettson is working to change that.

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Thursday, May 2, 2013

Theee, um, truth about theee, uh…

Our conversational “mistakes” may help us get our point across.

by Susan Hardy
Mark My Words | Thursday, May 2, 2013

The Wizard of Ads

How do kids perceive advertisements tailored specifically to them?

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Our Picky Genes

Why your kids won’t try new foods and what to do about it.

by Mark Derewicz
Mark My Words | Thursday, April 11, 2013

In the Spirit of Inquiry

Undergraduate research is in full bloom all the time at Carolina. But for one day, hundreds of students show their work in one place, at the same time, all together.

by Mark Derewicz