National Security http://wunc.org en N.C. State And NSA To Open Data Research Lab In Raleigh http://wunc.org/post/nc-state-and-nsa-open-data-research-lab-raleigh <p>N.C. State is partnering with the National Security Agency to launch a data-collecting research lab.&nbsp;</p><p>The school announced this morning it won a $60 million contract to create the facility on the university's Centennial Campus.&nbsp; Terri Lomax is vice chancellor for research, innovation and economic development at N.C. State.&nbsp; She says the lab is meant to answer questions about how to better collect, sort and store massive amounts of computer data. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 17:57:01 +0000 Will Michaels 20834 at http://wunc.org N.C. State And NSA To Open Data Research Lab In Raleigh Military Leaders To Discuss Climate Change & National Security http://wunc.org/post/military-leaders-discuss-climate-change-national-security <p></p><p>Current and former members of the military want to talk about how climate change could be threatening national security.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://fortbragg.patch.com/articles/renewable-energy-and-local-economy-to-be-discussed-at-fayetteville-town-hall-meeting-tuesday">A public meeting in Fayetteville tonight</a> will include discussions about evidence linking climate change to a rising risk of stronger natural disasters.&nbsp; Spring Lake mayor Chris Rey is one of the speakers at the meeting and a former Army captain.&nbsp; He says storms that cause widespread damage divert military resources, leaving the impacted areas more vulnerable. Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:01:00 +0000 Will Michaels 17420 at http://wunc.org Military Leaders To Discuss Climate Change & National Security