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Aashka Dave

RUNC: Aashka Dave

Aashka Dave studies the relationship between climate data, mis- and disinformation, and the financial impacts...
Photo of the center of the fabric Climatopia game board with a wooden game piece. The fabric game board depicts an outline of the state of North Carolina on a blue background with a rainbow arching over the outline.

Playing for Resilience

Undergraduates create an innovative game to help communities plan for and recover from climate change...
Abigail Montes De Oca, Drew Huffman, and Ella Hennessey

Lessons in Field Work

Biology students gain hands-on experience working with a variety of organisms, from butterflies to fish, in...
Students gather field date for their capstone project at the Outer Banks field site

All the Light We Cannot See

Undergraduates at the UNC Outer Banks Field Site study how artificial light at night affects...
Amelia Maani, Alexis Siegler, Stephanie Forlemu, Sara Ahmed, and Samuel Kornylak

Pop Sci Summer

The Carolina Population Center immerses undergraduate students in population science research through its Summer Undergraduate...
Natalie Boylston

A Boost for Biology Education

The Carolina Biology Education Research Lab makes research more accessible and unpacks career options for...
an aerial view of the Waimakariri River

Measuring Water from Space

A new NASA satellite is recording the first global survey of Earth’s water cycle with...
Nick Lauersdorf

RUNC: Nicholas Lauersdorf

Nicholas Lauersdorf studies diverse systems with rich behaviors...
Taylor Teitsworth looks through various containers filled with water

Harnessing Hydrogen

Carolina chemists have created a technology that can split water into its component parts, opening...