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.
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Antarctica is the iciest place on Earth. But it's icy cover is deceiving. All this ice is on the move. Find out how ice and rocks hold the clues to tell the tale of Antarctica's climate past in this NET exclusive video.
What's normal in climate cycles? In a warming world, ice is beginning to break apart in Antarctica. Has it happened before - and how does it affect the seas level?
Take a trip to Earth's freezer - the coldest, windiest, dirtiest, place on Earth. How long has Antarctica been like it is today? That's what polar researchers want to find out. Meet ANDRILL, the Antarctic drilling team in this NET exclusive video.
At the bottom of the Earth is a continent encased in ice, a place so remote and mysterious that it’s largely unknown to most people. Yet Antarctica holds secrets that affect our climate future. Antarctica’s secrets are not in the ice, but in the rocks beneath it.
Forensic Psychologist Scott Bresler felt Matt Livers confession was coerced by police investigators after he reviewed video for defense attorneys. He explains how false confessions are possible.