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, 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
Features | Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Files for Miles: Body Cams Cause Big Data Problems

Requiring police officers to wear cameras isn’t quite as simple as it sounds. 

by Mary Lide Parker
Features | Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Cigarettes: The Big Picture

Will graphic warnings motivate people to quit smoking?

by Kamaara Lucas
Features | Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Election Selection

Around the world, Andy Reynolds helps new democracies live up to the name.

by Susan Hardy
Features | Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The Defense Against Flu

Obesity makes influenza more dangerous. But it may also give us clues about how to stop potentially fatal flu earlier.

by Susan Hardy
Features | Thursday, May 7, 2015

Cleaning up Air Quality

A UNC researcher investigates why North Carolina teachers are having trouble breathing—in their own classrooms.

by Ashita Gona
Features | Thursday, April 30, 2015

Beat the Heat

As  summer approaches, Maggie Kovach is finding ways for North Carolinians to avoid getting sick from the sun.

by Ashita Gona
Features | Friday, April 24, 2015

The Family Disease

Cystic fibrosis took five of her siblings at a young age. Now, Wanda O’Neal is part of a team of UNC researchers searching for reasons why.

by Mark Derewicz