Cancer researchers produce more data than their human peers can keep up with. The Jeopardy!-playing supercomputer helps cancer centers, including UNC’s Lineberger, get treatment information to doctors quickly, wherever they are.
A UNC professor’s research team used historical measurements of surface winds from across eastern North Carolina and coastal waters to determine that huge swaths of land and sea were primed for wind development.
Hordes of butterflies dance around blooming flowers to the beat of the buzzing cicadas. A firefly light show floods the spaces between trees. An unlucky ant meanders into the jaws of a Venus fly trap. There’s nothing more beautiful, or alive, than…
These two sea creatures often find themselves at odds. But Niels Lindquist and David Cessna want the same thing — an oyster industry that works.
Adapted from an article for Endeavors, UNC’s online research magazine, by Mary Lide Parker ’11…