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The Little Things

The Little Things

Research from UNC social psychology professor Sara Algoe suggests gratitude and shared laughter strengthen romantic partnerships.
Folate — Friend or Foe?

Folate — Friend or Foe?

UNC Nutrition Research Institute scientists focus on folate, a vitamin once considered critical for health, to learn how much the body needs to function properly
Win-Win

Win-Win

The UNC community applauds doctoral candidate Ted Mansfield, who won a Best Paper Award from the Society for Risk Analysis in December for his research on air pollution in the Research Triangle
The Need for Seeds

The Need for Seeds

The North Carolina Botanical Garden collects seeds to ecologically restore native plant species after natural disasters strike
On the Front Lines

On the Front Lines

To better understand the severity of this year’s El Niño, UNC oceanographers traveled to one of the hardest hit places — the Galápagos Islands
The Starting Point

The Starting Point

The UNC LGBTQ Representation and Rights Initiative has published the first worldwide comprehensive report on transgender people serving in elected office.
Setting the Stage

Setting the Stage

A lifelong passion for theatre influences one undergraduate student to research how the art form helps children learning to read
The New Social Network

The New Social Network

The boom in augmented reality technology could provide easy, 3-D access to friends and family across the globe
Breaking the Silos

Breaking the Silos

Theorists, experimentalists, and computational scientists will come together to answer grand challenge physics questions at UNC-Chapel Hill’s new CoSMS Institute
A Big Bite

A Big Bite

How a dinner conversation inspired David Courson to refocus his research on drug-resistant infections
Team Science for Turner Syndrome

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 ...
Off-the-Wall

Off-the-Wall

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