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The Emotional Resonance of Lies—And What We Can Do To Defeat Them

There are simple things we can do to become more rational decision makers, and to avoid being taken in by liars and con-artists who prey on ignorance.<p>To those of us who care about details and facts (there, I said the “f” word), these past few months have been troubling times. We are told by the …


Puppy with no feet gets prosthetic paws

A rescued puppy born with no feet is getting a paw-sitively life-changing gift - a new pair of paws.<p>His name is Teddy and his owner just had him …


Archie Miller is the next head coach at Indiana

Dayton's Archie Miller is in serious talks to become new coach at Indiana, sources tell @TheVertical.<p>— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) March 25, …

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NC State to receive $870,948 as part of $200 million NCAA distribution

The NCAA is distributing $200 million in a one-time payment to D-I schools next month, with per-school allotments ranging from $165,000 to over $1 …

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SCOOP: Post-Coaching Search Mailbag

We answer questions submitted by our subscribers related to the NC State men's basketball coaching search in this mailbag feature.

Research Triangle

You Probably Had No Idea Leftover Rice Could Make You Sick

Rice often doesn’t get enough credit, but it makes everything better (especially when you have a handy rice cooker). Chicken soup? Check. Sushi? …

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College Roundup: N.C. State Knocks Off Top-Ranked Louisville

<b>Strike One: N.C. State Upsets No. 1 Louisville</b><p><b>RALEIGH, N.C.—</b>Brendan McKay is the best player in the country and has played like it so far this …

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Despite Joseph Schooling's Stunning Miss, Texas Has NCAA Title Locked Up - Swimming World News

<i>By David Rieder.</i><p>Usually, when the two-time defending NCAA champion and the fastest man in history in an event finishes 37th, his team would be in …

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VIDEO: NC State Tops No. 1 Louisville, 3-1

Here are some highlights from NC State's 3-1 win over No. 1 Louisville.

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ACC Baseball on RSN: Louisville at NC State

• FOX Sports South<br>• FOX Sports Carolinas<br>• FOX Sports Sun (DB - 9pm)<br>• Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic<br>• YES – DB – 4pm<br>• NESN Plus<br>• ROOT Sports Pittsburgh – DB – …

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Cardinals Even Series at NC State with 7-6 Win in 10 Innings

Story Links<p>Next Game:<p>at NC State<p>3/26/2017 - 1:00 PM<p>93.9 The Ville<p>ACC Network Extra<p><b>RALEIGH, N.C.</b> -<p>Devin Hairston's two-out RBI single in the 10th …

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Aggressive ’Pack Topples McKay

Columns Aaron Fitt - March 25, 2017<p><b>RALEIGH, N.C. —</b> NC State knew exactly what it was up against Friday night against No. 2 Louisville. The Wolfpack …

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Louisville coach Rick Pitino on former assistant Wyking Jones getting the Cal job, "Wyking is a hard worker and recruiter and he is more than ready to be a head coach. All three from my (2013) championship team were awesome -- Kevin Keatts (NC State), Wyking Jones (Cal) and Kareem Richardson (UMKC).''

Louisville coach Rick Pitino on former assistant Wyking Jones getting the Cal job, "Wyking is a hard worker and recruiter and he is more than ready …

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NC State pursuing Bryant transfer Nisre Zouzoua

Bryant guard Nisre Zouzoua averaged more than 20 points per game this season as a sophomore for Bryant University, and he’s decided to transfer. …

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Are we prepared for our gene altered future?

White button mushrooms that don't brown. Crops resistant to infection. Lab-grown meat. Chickenless eggs. Fragrant moss for your home. Gene drives to …


In Defense of Keatts’ Defense

PackMentality has been the voice of reason regarding the defensive record of Kevin Keatts. Without a doubt, UNC-Wilmington’s defense, or lack …

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Voices from the Field | Virtual Reality is a Reality :: Professional Learning and Leading Collaborative

Jeannie Timken, Digital Teaching & Learning Specialist with New Hanover County Schools, participant in cohort two (2015-2016) and a mentor with the …

Virtual Reality

NC State Misses A Final 400 Medley Relay With Alternate Lineup

NC State missed the A final of the 400 medley relay while swimming an alternate lineup and gaining almost two seconds. <b></b>Cal very nearly missed the …

Rio Olympics

Allen requests release

It was no surprise when Thomas Allen committed to NC State in the fall. The high level shot maker had a very good relationship with the coaches at NC …

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4-star shooting guard Thomas Allen asks for release from NC State

NC State signee Thomas Allen was supposedly still solid with the Wolfpack even after Mark Gottfried was fired, but nope, nope, you can forget about …

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PACK2K18 Recruiting Hot List

This is a starting point for our listing of the players that we feel NC State has the best shot of landing. This board will grow over time and will …

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This College Class On 'Historical Frauds' Is Fighting Pseudoscience Head-On

A university course designed to teach critical thinking has been highly successful in dispelling misinformation and conspiracy theories.<p>Pseudoscience has been enjoying a major resurgence as of late, thanks in large part to the leadership of our conspiracy theorist in chief, President Donald Trump. …

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Ryan Martin : Research

Paper: "Empirical Bayes posterior concentration in sparse high-dimensional linear models".<br>Downloadable file: ebreg.R<p>Paper: "Asymptotically minimax …

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2017 M. NCAA Picks: Get Ready for Déjà Vu All Over Again in the 400 MR

• NCAA record: 3:00.68, Texas, 03-24-2016<br>• American record: 3:01.60, California, 03-26-2015<br>• U.S. Open record: 3:00.68, Texas, 03-24-2016<br>• 2016 NCAA …

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McLamb: Keatts Begins Process

Time will tell if Kevin Keatts is a great hire or not for NC State but only a few days into his tenure the impression he has left on his employers, …

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Pick'em Analysis Team Competition

The pick’em contest is an excellent way to gauge the consensus of opinions on what the results of the men’s NCAA meet will be this weekend. I …

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NC State basketball recruiting: Pack hosts 4-star guard Blake Harris

The recruiting grind resumes quickly for Kevin Keatts.The annual coaching carousel brings with it a lot of turnover on the recruiting trail as well. …

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Video Interviews: Ryan Held & NC State on Meet-Opening Victory

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick<p><i>NCAA DI editorial coverage is proudly sponsored by Adidas. Visit for more information on our sponsor.</i> …

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Top-ranked Va. QB close to cutting list

Virginia Beach (Va.) Bishop Sullivan quarterback Tyler DeSue plans to make his college commitment this spring and gave Scout the latest.

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Harris Visits, Adds NC State Offer

Talented point guard Blake Harris signed with Washington in November, and received rave reviews from Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar.<p>“Blake …

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