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May 14, 2024

Study Explores Role of Epigenetics, Environment in Differing Alzheimer’s Risk Between Black and White Communities

Environmentally caused alterations to genes can affect Alzheimer’s risk.

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May 14, 2024

New Technique Improves Finishing Time for 3D Printed Machine Parts

The technique allows users to identify potential flaws without having to remove printed parts from the manufacturing equipment, making production time more efficient.

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May 10, 2024

Makerspace Magic With Andrea Monteza

Where do you go when you need parts for a robot that can walk through cucumber vines without getting tripped up as it monitors the air for disease spores? A…

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May 9, 2024

New Tool Pinpoints Security Fixes in Open-Source Software Updates

The tool makes it easier for programmers to determine which security updates are necessary to prevent vulnerabilities without having to make unnecessary changes to code.

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May 6, 2024

VR Poses Privacy Risks for Kids. A New Study Finds Parents Aren’t as Worried as They Should Be.

The study also found few parents are taking active steps to address security and privacy issues, such as using parental controls built into VR apps.

May 1, 2024

Vice Chancellor Mladen Vouk to Retire

Mladen Vouk, NC State's fifth vice chancellor for research and innovation, will retire on July 1, 2024, after almost 39 years of service to the university.

Students at a table demonstrating their seed size collection machine.

Apr 29, 2024

NC State students pair machine learning, robotics to improve ag research

Thanks in large part to a student-developed machine that can “see” and sort seeds by size, a new research project could shed more light on how seed sizes influence cotton plants' susceptibility to pests.

Apr 24, 2024

Four Faculty Members Win Outstanding Research Award, Induction to Research Leadership Academy

This year's winners come from four different colleges: Education, Engineering, Natural Resources and Textiles.

Apr 23, 2024

FUJIFILM Diosynth Partnership Highlights Economic Relations Between North Carolina and Japan

Chancellor Woodson joined Governor Cooper and state leaders for the FUJIFILM Diosynth expansion announcement: The company’s Holly Springs site is now expected to generate a total 1,400 jobs and $3.2 billion for the state economy.

Ross Sozzani, left, and Jacob Jones, study plant samples in the Plant Sciences Building.

Apr 18, 2024

Prolific Partners in Research

For 20 years, the Proposal Development Unit has helped NC State colleges and faculty secure more than $1 billion in research funding.