Olympian Kathleen Baker took home a key to the city of Winston-Salem this weekend, capping off a month of achievement for the swimmer who earned two medals in Rio.
1:01pm Aug 22, 2016Sports Sports
10:18am Aug 15, 2016Economy Economy
For this edition of Carolina Curious, listener Dean Franco asks:
“Why are there so few bus shelters in Winston-Salem?”
1:00pm Jul 29, 2016Science Science
How can you tell the age of a turtle? This is an important question, especially when it concerns the critically endangered Hawaiian hawksbill turtle. The answer is the bomb!
11:10pm Jul 25, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
Just days after receiving the Republican presidential nomination at the GOP National Convention, Donald Trump addressed thousands in Winston-Salem Monday night.
12:16pm Jul 11, 2016Crime Crime News
The homicide rate in Winston-Salem jumped in the first half of 2016. In that period, the city has experienced 14 homicides; in the same six-month window last year, there were just seven.
3:00pm Jul 08, 2016Science Science
What is keeping a genetically altered super-villain bug from escaping Duke University’s synthetic biology labs, and destroying humanity Holloywood-style?
A Duke University scientist has engineered genetically altered “swarmbots” that can only survive in a swarm of their own kind. And that's just the start of it all.
1:59pm Jun 10, 2016Arts Arts
An art exhibition opening in Winston-Salem Friday is, at first glance, a substantial collection of prints encompassing the last five centuries. But it's much more.
3:00pm May 13, 2016Science Science
As a parent, I can tell you that naming a child can be a drawn-out exercise in creativity and diplomacy. So with that said, why does my mom still call me by my aunt’s name? I always took this as a character flaw. But recently, when I called my 6-year-old son for dinner - using the dog’s name - I concluded that this must be science! And it seems I was right.
9:47am May 09, 2016Economy Economy
Winston-Salem-based Krispy Kreme agreed to be taken over by JAB Beech, Inc. in a $1.35 billion dollar acquistion Monday.
3:00pm Apr 26, 2016Science Science
As one of 10 finalists in the National Science Foundation's Community College Innovation Challenge, this team of students from Forsyth Tech is developing cost-efficient energy sources through the use of nanotechnology.
4:00pm Apr 01, 2016Science Science
SciWorks Radio is a production of 88.5 WFDD and SciWorks, the Science Center and Environmental Park of Forsyth
8:21am Mar 18, 2016Education Education
Wake Forest University is starting new academic programs in 2017. They will be based at the growing Innovation Quarter in downtown Winston-Salem.