In 1998, there were only four wind turbines in the entire state. Now, there are more than 700. But as Nebraska’s wind farms continue to expand, finding trained people to work... more››
This winter, the Museum of Nebraska Art in Kearney is featuring the work of Nebraska Latina artists in the first show of its kind.In the center of the white-tiled exhibition hall... more››
Nebraska is known as the beef state. Meat production is a huge part of the state’s agriculture industry. But a proposal that would jumpstart the chicken business here has some... more››
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it won’t permit the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross the Missouri River near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota. But... more››
North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is making headlines protesting against the Dakota Access Pipeline. But oil development is playing out differently for another of the... more››
Nalini Nadkarni is a canopy biologist and professor of biology at the University of Utah. Her work also includes outreach projects with prisoners, dancers, poets, and different... more››
University of Nebraska-Lincoln sociologist Lisa Kort-Butler and a team of researchers recently made a presentation to the American Society of Criminology pointing to what they... more››
A group known as Defy Ventures believes some prison inmates have skills to create legal businesses of their own once they get out of jail. Two groups of inmates locked up in... more››
Americans waste a staggering amount of food. Instead of letting it rot and wreck the environment, some entrepreneurs want to put it to work feeding insects, and see the potential... more››
Twenty years ago, a farmer in western Nebraska came upon the bones of a prehistoric elephant in his gravel pit. Learn how that discovery fits in to Nebraska’s rich... more››
Move over turkey. Step aside stuffing. Green Bean Casserole, an iconic Thanksgiving dish, turns 60 years old this year and it’s as popular as ever. Love it or loathe it, the... more››
Millions of women and children are victims of sex trafficking in India, according to U.S. state department estimates. Here is the story of one business that’s trying to help some... more››

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