Stories From 2019
Hedge Betting Climate Change to Preserve Public Lands
Envisioning wildlife reserves as portfolios of land parcel ‘assets’ may help protected area managers plan for climate change.
12 Days of Ecosystem Services
Woodrats composting, shredders clearing streams... Ring in the holidays with our ecological take on 12 Days of Ecosystem Services!
From ship ballast to your backyard – citizen scientists solve ant enigma
Many of the ants we see on a daily basis originated from one European population and belong to a single, mysterious species. We only know this due to citizen science efforts, advanced genetic analytical tools, and pecan cookies.
NC State’s Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab: A Living Laboratory
The Lake Wheeler Road Field Laboratory is one of NC State’s gems — it’s a living laboratory for real-world research, teaching and extension outreach. Learn more from Natalie Hummel of NC State’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Chancellor’s Holiday Open House Dec. 10
Randy and Susan Woodson invite all NC State faculty and staff to attend their annual holiday open house Dec. 10.
Advancing Hemp Research
Pyxus International Inc. partners with NC State to optimize hemp production practices.
Sharing Sourdough for Science in Denmark
The 2019 Circumference seminar by the Food Organization of Denmark featured contributions to The Sourdough Project led by Prof. Rob Dunn. The seminar was held as a pre-event to the Food Festival in Aarhus, Denmark.
Emerging Research Showcase Connects Faculty with Partners
In October, seven faculty members presented their innovative food animal research to potential industry partners at the second Emerging Research Showcase.
The Rocky Egg Mass Picture Show
Insect egg masses indicate stream health and are egg-stream-ly beautiful.
“Never Home Alone” and “The Last Butterflies” in Longlist for 2020 AAAS Award
Prof. Rob Dunn's Never Home Alone and adjunct Prof. Nick Haddad's "The Last Butterflies" are among the seven titles longlisted for the 2020 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Young Adult Science Books.