The Citizen Schools program brings high-tech training in web design, robotics and even entrepreneurship to public schools.
Although rain was moving out of the Triangle late Tuesday morning, its impact will continue to be felt for the next several days.
The Lyrid meteor shower is underway through April 25, peaking early during the morning of Saturday Apr 22. Partly cloudy skies are expected, but the thin waning crescent moon will greatly reduce light interference, making more meteors visible.
The very first tropical system of 2017 formed Wednesday morning off the coast of Africa.
Greg Fishel, chief meteorologist for WRAL, and Gary Lackmann, professor of atmospheric science at North Carolina State University, take a spirited dive into the arena of critical thinking within the context of meteorology at the next Science Cafe forum Thursday at 7 p.m. at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
The seventh annual North Carolina Science Festival kicked off Thursday night with a return to the Chapel Hill campus by Captain Jim Lovell.
Learn about the challenges that cities are facing around the globe and here at home when WRAL chief meteorologist Greg Fishel leads a discussion at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences on Thursday.