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What If...Innovator Insights
Innovator Insights
What drives Nebraska’s innovators, big thinkers, risk takers? We explore this in the “What If…” project component, designed for a high school/college age target audience, called “Innovator Insights.”
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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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.
From 1994, Blossoms on the Prairie is a social history of wildflowers in Nebraska from Native American culture and early white exploration to Euro American settlement and continues today.
Follow the work of University of Nebraska-Lincoln paleontologist Mike Voorhies and his discovery of the world-renown Ashfall Fossil Beds. From 1992.
From 1991. An environmental and social history of the Platte River system from Lewis and Clark to the present.

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