Lights, Camera, Tidal Creeks

November 12, 2014 | Rebecca Nagy

In late October, Gloria Putnam, coastal resources and communities specialist at North Carolina Sea Grant, spent a day in Wilmington with Frank Graff of UNC-TV. They taped a story for NC Science Now featuring the important…

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Encouraging Women in STEM

November 7, 2014 | Katie Mosher

The free Scientific Research and Education Network — or SciREN —Triangle event on Nov.13 is one space where educators can come talk to women in STEM fields about being a woman in a STEM field.

FFHS Phytofinders to the Rescue

November 6, 2014 | Terri Kirby Hathaway

FFHS Phytofinders were called into action after a recent sighting of discolored water off the Outer Banks. Terri Kirby Hathaway explains.

Ruth’s Turn Cakes

November 3, 2014 | Vanda Lewis

Blogger and photographer Vanda Lewis shares a recipe for her mother-in-law’s fried bread, best served with seafood stews. Enjoy.

What’s In a Name: Halloween Edition

October 31, 2014 | E-Ching Lee

Meet the cow killer, Dasymutilla occidentalis. Also called the velvet ant, this masquerader is actually a wingless wasp found in coastal North Carolina. Learn more, courtesy North Carolina’s Amazing Coast: Natural Wonders from Alligators to Zoeas.