Chameleon Cloud Computing Project Enters New Phase

November 1, 2017

Since 2015, the Chameleon testbed has helped researchers push the potential of cloud computing even further, and now, a new grant from the National Science Foundation will extend Chameleon’s mission for another three years. 

Look Out! Deer Darting Into Roads

October 12, 2017

Highway Safety Research Center Director David Harkey talks about your chances of hitting a deer while driving in North Carolina.

Program for Parents Improves ADHD Behaviors in Young Children

October 9, 2017

A program that focuses on strengthening parenting skills also improves symptoms of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in 3-8 year-olds, according to researchers at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute.

CPC Fellow Carolyn Halpern To Co-Lead Grant

October 9, 2017

A new award co-funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities will explore how sexual orientation/gender identity and socioeconomic status intersect and contribute to health and disease.

What Makes Storm Surge So Dangerous?

September 13, 2017

In the wake of Hurricane Irma, UNC Institute of Marine Sciences Director Rick Luettich talked with CBS News to discuss the science and dangers behind a storm surge.

Princeville Partners with Design Team to Limit Future Flooding

August 28, 2017

The Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence has partnered with the Town of Princeville, Edgecombe County, the NC State College of Design, and NC Emergency Management to help design a future for Princeville that reflects community needs and respects history.

Confronting Energy Poverty is Southern Africa

August 22, 2017

Carolina Population Center Fellows Pam Jagger, Mike Emch, and Barbara Entwisle have been awarded a $4.8 million grant from the National Science Foundation Partnerships in International Research and Education (PIRE) program.