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Paleo Sleuths

In NET’s new documentary Paleo Sleuths, paleontologists unearth fossils showing how America’s wildlife evolved as climate...

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...

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A group of scientists are experimenting with drones to see if this developing technology can be used to combat wildfires and save lives. Follow along on their first “real-world” scenario as they perform a prescribed burn at... more››
A group of UNL students compete for bragging rights in diagnosing dirt… or the science of soil. In just under an hour, the students must analyze the content and quality of soil in a particular area. Our cameras capture these... more››
Scientists at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium discuss their conservation efforts.

Science | Nebraska

Agriculture is changing, and so is the meaning of an agriculture degree. Growing and harvesting food is still a decent chunk of the industry, but there are seemingly infinite ag careers in fields like food processing, sales and technology.
A researcher at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is part of a team that has discovered two new fatty acids in a plant native to China.
Scientific research could deliver transformative technologies to the food system over the next decade, according to a new report from
As President Donald Trump continues to fill political appointments, his nomination for the top science job at the U.S. Department of Agriculture is raising unique concerns. He has been a talk show host and taught economics, but he’s not a scientist.

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