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  • Well Said: Revisiting the Evryscope

    In this week’s episode, assistant professor Nicholas Law from the physics and astronomy department discusses the Evryscope, how he and his team use it to monitor 50 million stars and what they’ve found so far.

  • Could we make a Carolina Blue spacecraft?

    Assistant professor Andrew Mann is building small satellites in campus makerspaces to discover young planets that could one day sustain life.

  • ‘Hope grows here’

    The place at the end of the bumpy dirt road looks and sounds like many farms in rural Chatham County. But the writing carved into the wooden sign above the garden gate shows the difference at the Farm at Penny Lane: “Hope Grows Here.”

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    Wilson Library200 South RdChapel Hill27599 | Free

    An exhibition at the University Libraries looks at the ways that North Carolinians in the late 19th and early 20th centuries kept cool during the hottest months of the year.

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    UNC-Chapel Hill Visitors Center250 East Franklin StreetChapel HillNC27514 | Free

    The UNC Visitors Center welcomes guests to tour our dynamic campus. Whether you’re interested in prospective undergraduate tours – provided by our Office of Undergraduate Admissions – or you’d just like to get to know us better, we invite you to walk our storied brick paths and between our stone walls.

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    Set in many familiar locations across North Carolina and propelled by an ensemble of onstage bluegrass musicians, "Bright Star" tells a love story as comforting and generation-spanning as biscuits & gravy.