From fossil fuels to renewables, the race is on to find better ways to manage and maximize our energy sources.
Explore efforts to rebuild oyster reefs, battle algae blooms, and restore salmon to a dammed river in this television episode.
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.
Go behind the scenes with the scientists working to keep Lake Tahoe pristine and protect it for generations to come.
Science | Nebraska
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.
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.
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.
"Restless Prairie" features Nebraska's unique natural history. Hidden in Nebraska's landscape is a history that was carved by a series of natural disasters occurring over five billion years. Peeling back the layers of time, scientists are finding clues to our own future survival.
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.