North Carolina State University

Scientists Shoot Human Heads Filled With Cow Blood for Science

Science isn’t always telescopes and new species. Some research, like the kind that helps forensics experts better understand crime scenes, requires …

Science

2018 NFL mock draft: Updated 4-round projections heading into Week 15

For half of the NFL, the playoffs are still a real possibility with just three weeks remaining in the regular season.<p>But for every other fan base across the league, it’s already “wait ’til next year” season, which means turning their collective attention to the offseason and the 2018 NFL …

College Football

Betting Small, Scaling Big: What Does Blended PD Look Like? :: Professional Learning and Leading Collaborative

Hyde County Schools, located in eastern North Carolina, is working closely with The Friday Institute on an experiment: <b>what if instead of delivering</b> …

Learning

South Carolina Gamecocks football: The latest South Carolina football news

<i>Welcome to SEC Country’s Chicken & Waffles, your daily dish for all things South Carolina Gamecocks football, basketball and more. Miss a previous</i> …

College & University

The One Deodorant You Should Stop Using, According To Experts

Deodorant: We use this product every day, but do you actually know what's in it? This essential skincare product promotes good hygeine and prevents …

Beauty

5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day

Christmas is one of the most celebrated holidays on earth. But that doesn't mean that conflicts simply freeze every December 25th.<p>Important events in both of America's most formative wars — the Revolutionary War and the Civil War — took place on Christmas. British and German troops even celebrated …

Military History

NC State Students Win Top Honors In Explaining Government

In a contest to see who could best explain government finances to citizens, a NC State University student team won first place.<p>CHARLOTTE, NC -- …

Charlotte

Why many Olympic speedskaters will be wearing blue in South Korea

For Olympic speedskaters, aerodynamics is paramount. Their suits are designed to help them gain as much speed as possible without dragging against …

South Korea

2017-2018 Women's NCAA Power Rankings: Post- Invite Edition

<i>As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order.</i> …

College Basketball

Lennard Freeman makes free throws now

Please bear with my scattershot NC State basketball thoughts this week; there’s not much going on. At least until Tennessee opens up a new football …

NC State Wolfpack

Chubb Garners FWAA All-America Honors

<b>RALEIGH, N.C.</b> – NC State defensive endBradley Chubbwas named to the 2017 Football Writers Association of America All-America Team on Monday. Last …

College & University

Success Stories / Bugg Elementary Magnet New Theme

December 11, 2017<p>Teddy Katanta is looking forward to middle school – but the Bugg Magnet Elementary School fifth-grader has had an awesome time in …

Education

Building 3-D models of molecules with RealityConvert

Denis Fourches wants to make the search for new drugs faster and less expensive. So he uses powerful computers to help model interactions between …

Research Triangle

Roughly 60 North Carolina State University Students Show Symptoms of Norovirus​

It's highly contagious.<p>Officials at North Carolina State University in Wake County, North Carolina, say about 60 students have shown symptoms of norovirus, a contagious virus that can cause stomach cramping, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).<p>A …

Public Health

Notre Dame Football: Josh Adams is 2017 offensive MVP for Irish

(Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)<p>The offense for Notre Dame football in 2017 featured one of the best running backs in the entire nation in junior …

Sports

NC State’s Torin Dorn is the cupcake killer

Few players in college basketball this season are as accomplished as Torin Dorn at kick-the-tomato-can. Dorn has consistently destroyed the terrible …

College Basketball

What Do Early Season NC State Basketball Results Predict?

Now that the first 10 games of the season are in the books, let’s take a look at how our results stack up against the last 20 years, and determine if …

College Basketball

Speed is relative: Tempo in context

If you did not know better, you wouldn’t think much has changed from the last season of the Mark Gottfried era to the first season of the Kevin …

College Basketball

Preview: Wolves vs. Mavericks

<b>MINNEAPOLIS —</b> When he was the head coach of the Chicago Bulls, Tom Thibodeau was known for playing his starters for more minutes than most starting …

Basketball

Dorn's double-double propels N.C. State past UMKC

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Torin Dorn's 22 points and 17 rebounds carried North Carolina State to an 88-69 victory against Missouri-Kansas City on Saturday afternoon at Reynolds Coliseum.<p>Dorn produced a double-double for the second game in a row as the Wolfpack (8-2) improved their winning streak to three …

College Basketball

Wake County paramedics honored at NC State game

Wake County paramedics Greg Rodevick and Rich Eldridge were honored at the NC State Wolfpack's game against UMKC at Reynolds Coliseum Saturday, Dec. …

NC State Wolfpack

Crazy Legs 1st 2018 Mock Draft - Dec 9th, 2017

There will be a lot of movement with 4 games to go, but we know Cleveland, the Giants, Denver and 49ers are probably going to be Top 5.<p>1) <b>QB Josh …

College Football

NC State improves to 8-2 with 88-69 victory over UMKC

That was not the most ideal second half for NC State on Saturday afternoon, but it’ll work. The Wolfpack built a 23-point halftime lead thanks to …

College Basketball

These Performance Insoles Might Be The Athlete’s New Secret Weapon

What if we told you that there’s a new product on the market that could help you run faster and jump higher? It would help protect you from injuries, …

Research Triangle

Vomiting and diarrhea virus sweeps through university

The vomiting and diarrhea-inducing norovirus is sweeping though a US university.<p>Around 60 students at North Carolina State University have come down …

Public Health

‘Don’t die. Don’t leave us.’ The frantic effort to save the life of SC State’s Ty Solomon

Wake County paramedics Greg Rodevick and Rich Eldridge ran across the PNC Arena court last Saturday, heading toward N.C. State guard Markell Johnson …

NC State Wolfpack

Baby Turtles Have Been Wearing the Same Color for 50 Million Years | UNC

<b>Baby Turtles Have Been Wearing the Same Color for 50 Million Years<br>December 7, 2017</b><p>Preserved tissue found in a turtle fossil shows that sea turtle …

Dinosaurs

OLE Appoints The Republik As Its First AOR

The academic open software partnership OLE(Open Library Environment) is appointing The Republik as its first-ever AOR to work on an entire brand …

Advertising Industry

LOOK: T-shirt trolls Tennessee after coach search finally ends

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports<p>The University of Tennessee’s search for a head football coach is finally over. It was a long, arduous journey. Now that …

College Football

SC State player who collapsed in game released from hospital

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The South Carolina State player who collapsed on the court during a game at North Carolina State last week has been released from the hospital.<p>N.C. State coach Kevin Keatts said Thursday he had just spoken with Tyvoris Solomon and his father as they headed home. Rex Hospital …

Sports