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December, 2018
As a result of light pollution, nearly 80% of Americans cannot see the Milky Way from their homes at night. In this 360-video experience, join a group of people who travel to the  Nebraska's Sand Hills to reconnect.
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

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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