make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Science

The 'Big Splat' theory: Scientists say Earth once had 2 moons, until they collided

READ MORE:
Astronomers theorize that the moons were formed about 4.5 billion years ago, when a giant planet smashed into Earth. Full story...
»

State budget cuts mean science could suffer

READ MORE:
video Budget cuts are scarring many areas around the state... including science, and there’s one science program that's on the chopping block. Full story...
»

Museum exhibit wins award of excellence

READ MORE:
Cape Fear Museum of History and Science was recently awarded top prize for exhibition excellence from the Southeastern Museums Conference. Full story...
»

Science Fest makes learning fun

READ MORE:
From all over the Cape Fear region...hundreds of people, young and old, now know a little more about science. Full story...
»

Local 3rd,4th and 5th graders participate in science fair

READ MORE:
Some Wilmington students flexed their scientific skills today. Students at Gregory Elementary School hosted their annual science fair. Full story...
»

Duke researchers find monkeys can perform mental addition

READ MORE:
Researchers at Duke University have demonstrated that monkeys have the ability to perform mental addition, and that they performed about as well as college students given the same test. Full story...
»

UNC professor to win Nobel Prize in medicine

READ MORE:
A UNC Chapel Hill professor is one of three people to win the Nobel Prize in medicine. Full story...
»

Researchers seek DNA link to Lost Colony

READ MORE:
Researchers say they may be able to use DNA to uncover the fate of the Lost Colony. Full story...
»