Volume X, 2015

Explorations Volume X

Full PDF Version



Without Due Process: Lynching in North Carolina 1880-1900 Sarah Burke, East Carolina University


Creative Work

Weathered Aleah Michelle Howard, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Drowning Courtney Hockett, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy Jack Twiddy, Univeristy of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Biological Sciences

To Fly or Not to Fly? An Observation of the Effects of Simulated Microgravity on the Flight Muscles of the House Cricket, Acheta domesticus Kaitlyn C. Leonard, Wingate University

Altered Immune Function in Space: Implications of a Gravity Sensitive Cytoskeleton Sejiro Littleton and Dylan Ludwick, Davidson College

Together is Better: The Importance of Heterotrophy and Photoautotrophic Symbiosis for Growth of the Sea Anemone Aiptasia pallida Jack Cushman Koch, University of North Carolina Wilmington



Miniaturizing Photoplethysmography for Use in a Multifuctional Health Monitoring Device with Applications for Asthma Analysis Brinnae Bent, North Carolina State University


Social Sciences

Sensory Sensitivities of Young Adults with High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders Kendyl L. Cole, Meredith College

Rapid Acquisition of Preference in Concurrent Chains: Effects of Morphine on Sensitivity to Reinforcement Amount William D. Fetzner, University of North Carolina Wilmington


Copyright and Fair Use Statement:

Explorations The Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Journal for the state of North Carolina is intended as a means for featuring the work of undergraduate students across the state as a companion publication to the State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Symposium. Submitted papers should not be under consideration for another publication. Authors should be aware that many publications do not allow submissions of previously published works. As such, papers published in the journal may be re-submitted for publication elsewhere if they have been significantly changed or improved upon.

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without prior written permission. Please contact Explorations at csurf@uncw.edu for further information.