Astronaut Zena Cardman Helps Launch the NC Space Symposium on April 16

April 8, 2021 | Dave Shaw

NC Space Grant will host the virtual NC Space Symposium on April 16th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. NASA astronaut Zena Cardman, an alumna of the NC Space Grant program, will deliver the keynote address — and registration is free.

North Carolina Civil Rights Trail Adds Historical Markers

March 26, 2021 | Dave Shaw

The trail will physically mark sites across the state that are critical to the Civil Rights Movement in North Carolina.

“No Credible Evidence” Food Packaging Transmits COVID-19

February 22, 2021 | Dave Shaw

“From epidemiologists to biologists, authorities are confident in the safety of the seafood supply and, what’s more, health experts cite seafood’s role in supporting a healthy immune system,” says Lisa Weddig, vice president for regulatory and technical affairs at the ‎National Fisheries Institute.

Students Support Diversity in Marine Science with Free Online Event

February 22, 2021 | Dave Shaw

On February 28th, People of Scientific and Equitable Achievement — a student-directed initiative in support of inclusion, diversity, and equity in the sciences — will hold a free online discussion of personal journeys to becoming marine and environmental scientists.

Moving Beyond Data

January 21, 2021 | Dave Shaw

Research suggests that no amount of data alone will easily convince anyone to leave home — and this has important implications for “managed retreat” and risk communication.