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July 29, 2015
About 10,000 people are homeless in Nebraska each year. Recently two names dropped off that list, an Omaha couple who were living in a tent camp. In... more››
July 28, 2015
Landcover 6K is an international project comprised of researchers examining how adaptations of landscapes by humans throughout history might have had... more››
July 27, 2015
In the U.S., farmers use nearly 900 million pounds of pesticides every year to protect their crops from weeds and insect damage. But sometimes those... more››
July 25, 2015
For this year’s My Farm Roots, Harvest Public Media is sharing stories from farm kids about what it’s like growing up in a changing rural America.... more››
July 24, 2015
Smart meters were supposed to transform the nation's electricity grid.  But has that happened? Where is that smart grid?  Inside Energy... more››
July 21, 2015
Every day, we rely on people with a Commercial Driver’s License—or C-D-L—to deliver the food we eat, the clothes we wear, and the gas we put in our... more››
July 20, 2015
Technology has transformed farming, one of the Midwest’s biggest industries. Equipment is larger while fewer people are now needed to actually work... more››
July 17, 2015
Our electricity system is a complicated machine, And one complication is the infrastructure needed to keep our power running smoothly -- people don't... more››
July 16, 2015
Farmers count on chemical herbicides to keep their fields weed-free. But exposure to weed-killing chemicals could come at a cost. Scientists recently... more››
July 15, 2015
Law enforcement agencies across Nebraska have quietly begun a major change in how eyewitness evidence is collected and utilized in criminal cases.... more››

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