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.

Picture This: Developing Storm Surge Visualization

October 29, 2014 | Rebecca Nagy

Rosemary Cyriac discusses a North Carolina Sea Grant-funded research project to improve hurricane and storm surge guidance to emergency managers of the coastal counties in the state, particularly in visualizing geographic data.

North Carolina’s Stake in Shaping Energy Policy

October 27, 2014 | Rebecca Nagy

What will fuel the global demand for energy in the future: oil, gas, coal, nuclear, biomass, solar, wind? Pam Smith goes looking for the answer at a Coastal Energy Summit in Wilmington.

2014 Outer Banks Seafood Festival

October 24, 2014 | E-Ching Lee

Catch a glimpse of NC Sea Grant’s mock seafood market at the 2014 Outer Banks Seafood Festival.


October 21, 2014 | Sara Mirabilio

Sara Mirabilio wants more frankenfish in North Carolina — but it’s not what you think!