Features | Wednesday, June 18, 2014

The birds and the bees—in text messages

A journalism PhD student helps market a new kind of sex ed.   

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Monday, June 2, 2014

Better than Bulkheads

Where N.C. rivers meet the sea, oysters can protect the land, fish, and human habitat.

by Susan Hardy
Features | Thursday, May 29, 2014

Will Big Science Cure AIDS?

The story of UNC’s decades-long fight against HIV and its implications for the battle against other deadly diseases.

by Marschall Runge
Features | Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Saving Community Journalism

UNC students and faculty help community newspapers in North Carolina and across the country transform their product for the digital age.

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Safer Supplements

Millions of children live with anemia, and treating it can be dangerous. Carla Cerami’s lab wants to make it safe to take iron throughout the developing world.

by Susan Hardy
Features | Thursday, April 24, 2014

The Shedding Effect

UNC microbiologists pinpoint a gene that makes RSV one of the deadliest infections a baby can get.

by Mark Derewicz
Features | Monday, April 21, 2014

A Fair Sentence

Jamie Markham created a mobile app to help N.C. prosecutors, lawyers, and judges determine the correct sentences for criminal offenders. 

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Monday, April 7, 2014

Running the Numbers

What would the United States look like if every American were a runner? Mizuno asked the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School to find out.  

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Monday, April 7, 2014

Lobbying America

A time when business decided to fight back—and change the country’s political landscape

by Susan Hardy
Here’s to Your Health | Thursday, March 20, 2014

A new way to control diabetes

The EndoBarrier could help many people control their type 2 diabetes without drugs or surgery. 

by Mary Lide Parker