Charge Up on the Coast

January 27, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

For drivers of electric vehicles (EVs), escaping to the North Carolina coast is becoming more convenient.

Straight from a Scientist

January 25, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

 “Straight from a Scientist” offers free educational science games on the brain, virology, and the ever-present coronavirus.

NC Blue Heron Bowl Set For Feb. 5

January 13, 2022 | Katie Mosher

The North Carolina Sea Grant is among the proud sponsors of the 2022 Blue Heron Bowl, a virtual event to be held Saturday, Feb. 5. The deadline for high school teams to enter is Friday, Jan. 14.

The Ever-Expanding Brains of Atlantic Sharpnose Sharks

January 4, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

This shark’s brain never stops growing throughout its entire life, especially the regions responsible for motor control and sense of smell.

Do Water Snakes Get Thirsty?

December 13, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

A research team enters swampy terrain to hand-capture snakes and measure the reptiles’ sensitivity to dehydration.