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Growing Up Gambling
Growing Up Gambling
An NET Television Production

Go inside the brain of an online gamer and online gambler and watch the story of a student’s downward spiral into addictive...

Unexpected views of the Great Plains and the Platte River Basin from time-lapse cameras create an unprecedented visual...

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Discover how a University of Nebraska-Lincoln textile scientist is transforming corn husks into fibers for clothing. Could husk fibers rival cotton as a mainstay for textiles in the future?
QUEST:  America's Energy Future
From fossil fuels to renewables, the race is on to find better ways to manage and maximize our energy sources.
QUEST:  Restoring America's Waters
Explore efforts to rebuild oyster reefs, battle algae blooms, and restore salmon to a dammed river in this television episode.
QUEST: Next Meal - Engineering Food
Are the benefits of genetically engineered foods worth the risks? This half-hour QUEST Northern California special explores the pros and cons of genetically engineered crops, and what the future holds for research and regulations.
Discover innovative approaches for producing and maximizing our food resources. Explore how a Milwaukee farmer feeds a growing urban population, discover strategies for reducing food waste in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond... more››

Science | Nebraska

Jinsong Huang is a scientist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and he's developed a way to make organic transistors. The breakthrough could lead to environmentally friendly electronics.
The Environmental Protection Agency says electronic waste is the fastest-growing component of the waste stream. Electronics often contain hazardous materials which could pose health risks if they leach into groundwater.
The swift fox is an endangered species in Nebraska, but little is known about them.  The first thing researchers are trying to learn is where exactly these Nebraska natives call home.
Cleveland, like many cities, has a fleet of old, drafty buildings.
Paleontologist Dr. Michael Voorhies on the evolution of the horse. This segment is from the 2000 NET Television production, Wild Horses. No larger resolution available.

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