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Research at Nebraska Rooting for Crop Improvement

Complex interactions between plant roots and soil microbes influence plant health and yields. Nebraska scientists are studying the unseen but important root microbiome. What they learn could improve crop production.

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Research at Nebraska Drones Could Help Fight Fire with Fire

Sending drones instead of people into dangerous wildfire situations could save lives. Nebraska researchers are developing fire-starting drones to aid wildfire management and controlled burns to rejuvenate grasslands.

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Research at Nebraska Momentum Builds on Nebraska Innovation Campus

New partnerships, a burgeoning entrepreneurial vibe and expansion of world-class facilities have moved Nebraska Innovation Campus into the spotlight in Nebraska and beyond.

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Research at Nebraska Geospatial Tools Help Restore Wetlands

Using geospatial technology, a Nebraska researcher is helping wetland managers evaluate and restore critical bird habitat in Nebraska’s Rainwater Basin. Wetland conservation efforts worldwide could benefit.

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Research at Nebraska System Helps Diagnose, Treat Brain Damage

Precisely measuring slight movement in the face, mouth and fingers can yield insights into the brain that controls them, and could improve treatment for nervous system maladies. A Nebraska researcher teamed with students to develop technology that does just that.

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Latest Stories

Brain Research
New equation makes it harder to ‘outsmart’ concussion tests
February 21, 2017

An equation that combines multiple subtest scores into one could make fooling a concussion protocol nothing more than a fool’s errand, says a recent study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Veterinary Science
New equipment speeds response to animal diseases
February 21, 2017

When scours, pink eye or respiratory disease strikes a cow-calf herd or feedlot pen, quick and accurate diagnosis of the culprit pathogen is key to containing the damage.


Sharif’s team to contribute to cybersecurity effort
February 16, 2017

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln research team led by Hamid Sharif will take part in a new cybersecurity defense project facilitated by the university system’s National Strategic Research Institute.


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News for Researchers

Registration now open for NURAMP workshops
February 16, 2017
Early CAREER workshop March 2
February 3, 2017
New goals and a new format for Research News
February 3, 2017
Research Council seeks 2017-2018 Nebraska Lecture nominations
February 2, 2017
Top Sponsored Programs and Awards, January 2017
February 2, 2017
Grant writing seminar March 17
February 1, 2017
Institutional Animal Care Program to provide Feb. 28 training
February 1, 2017
Accolades, January 2017
February 1, 2017
Rural Futures Institute issues request for proposals
February 1, 2017
Feb. 6 is limited submission deadline for food, agriculture research award
January 27, 2017
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