Discover how a University of Nebraska-Lincoln textile scientist is transforming corn husks into fibers for clothing. Could husk fibers rival cotton as a mainstay for textiles in the future?
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.
Science | Nebraska
This is a two minute preview of the NET production, Homemade Astronaut. This documentary follows the life of Ashland native, Astronaut Clay Anderson.
Clay Anderson Visits NET and talks about his experiences going to space. In this video clip, Clay explains how going to the bathroom in space works, the difference between gravity and non-gravity bathroom environments and proper bathroom etiquette in space.
The astronaut seed was planted at an early age for Clay. His mom recounts that it was during the Mercury and Gemini programs when Clay was 5 or 6, she decided to dress Clay in a spacesuit made of aluminum for an annual carnival and parade in town called the Stir-Up.
National Teacher Training Institute - Mirroring the Real World: Integrated Math and Science Instruction Ep. Program 1
This short program covers how video and other instructional technologies can connect integrated math and science curriculum.
An attention-getting collection of hi-tech equipment and world-class scientists descended on O'Neill, Nebraska, 50 years ago. Their mission? Study air movement near the ground. The results of their research are still relevant today.