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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Plant Pathology Department Researchers, July 16 – July 31 2014.

Plant Disease

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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Genetics Department Researchers, June 15 – June 30 2014.

GeneticsApplied and Environmental MicrobiologyG3: Genes, Genomes, GeneticsAnnals of the New York Academy of ScienceMolecular Genetics and Genomics

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By: Debbie Currie

Visit the NCSU Libraries’ exhibit at BugFest on Saturday, September 20, at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Downtown Raleigh. Can’t make it? Feel free to check out some of the great ‘bug’ books in our collection:

By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Entomology Department Researchers, August 1 – August 15 2014.

ScienceBiological Invasions

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Sep 01 2014

Websites of Interest

By: Debbie Currie

The DNA Files: The DNA Files are a series of award-winning radio programs hosted by John Hockenberry with consultation from a panel of expert scientists. From 1998 to 2007, the Soundvision team produced nineteen one-hour radio programs that explored the science of genetics, along with its ethical and social implications. On this site, visitors can take an aural trip through their work by listening to the programs in full, exploring the transcripts by keyword, or looking over the Big Ideas section. All of the episodes can be found within the Radio Programs section, including “Designing the Brain,” “Minding the Brain,” and “Beyond Human.” Moving on, the site also includes a Community Outreach area that brings together projects providing resources that help educators use the programs more effectively in the classroom.

RealClimate: Climate Science from Climate Scientists: Looking for quick, trustworthy information on climate change? Look no further. This winner of the Scientific American Science and Technology Web Award delivers up-to-date, empirically solid articles, commentaries, and data sources about the global climate situation. To begin, click the Start Here link, and peruse articles divided by level of expertise. “For complete beginners,” for instance, lists links to the National Center for Atmospheric Research and NASA, among others. “For those with some knowledge” includes links to 20 more advanced articles on climate change, while “Informed but in need of more detail” showcases actual reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

SciShow: The Sci Show, an entertaining series of quirky YouTube videos, tackles topics ranging from “How Do Polarized Sunglasses Work” to “Strong Interaction: The Four Fundamental Forces of Physics.” Most episodes are less than five minutes long, but they pack a wallop of handy science info. Anyone short on time but long on big questions will benefit from the series. Episodes will be helpful to teachers and parents looking to spark enthusiasm in young minds. Viewers may want to start with recent episodes like “Today’s Mass Extinction,” “World’s First See-Through Animal,” “What You Need to Know About Ebola,” and “How Do Animals Change Color?” before digging into the archives for gems like “The Truth About Gingers” and “The Science of Lying.”

By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Molecular and Structural Biochemistry Department Researchers, July 16 – July 31 2014.

Biochemical and Biophysical Research CommunicationsJournal of Experimental Botany

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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Animal Science Department Researchers, July 16 – July 31 2014.

Journal of Animal ScienceJournal of Dairy ScienceBiological Trace Element Research

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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department Researchers, July 16 – July 31 2014.

Journal of Dairy ScienceVeterinary SurgeryOccupational and Environmental Medicine

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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Plant Biology Department Researchers, June 15 – June 30 2014.

Plant ScienceNew PhytologistPhytokeys

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By: Shaun Bennett

Recent Articles from NCSU Biology Department Researchers, July 16 – July 31 2014.

Methods of Ecology and EvolutionOryx

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