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Innovation and Creativity in Nebraska
Good ideas often start with a simple question. "What if?" Nebraskans answer with innovation and creativity. We tell their stories in our new NET Television series, "What If..."
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, join a group of people who travel to the Sand Hills to reconnect with nature's nocturnal majesty.
After Ebola
Nebraska And The Next Pandemic
The personal stories of medical professionals in the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit and lessons learned from the Ebola crisis.
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››
It's totally part of the game to get down and dirty in the annual soil judging contest. Watch agronomy students from regional colleges jump at the chance to identify, evaluate, classify and describe soil profiles. http://... more››
Scientists at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium discuss their conservation efforts.

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Nebraska's Sandhills is the largest area of sand dunes in the Western hemisphere. "Statewide" works with Prof. Paul Johnsgard to examine the past, future and mystique of this unique landform.
Nebraska's Sandhills is the largest area of sand dunes in the Western hemisphere. "Statewide" examines the past, future and mystique of this unique landform.
Deafening Sound explores our noisy, sometimes deafening world. It features interviews with hearing specialists as well as quirky profiles of musicians, technicians and young people hooked on extreme sound.
Learn about Nebraska's wetlands and the important values they provide. Explore the wide diversity of wetlands and wetland wildlife across Nebraska. Discover how wetlands play a variety of roles in the lives of Nebraskans.
From 1994, the life and work of Loren Eiseley. His words are used to tell the story, with interviews--Ray Bradbury, Eiseley's Nephew, Michael Voorhies, Naomi Brill, his colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania.

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