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Children and Families
Husker initiative aims to end youth homelessness in Nebraska
July 16, 2018

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is launching a project to help curtail youth homelessness in greater Nebraska.

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Technology
NU among world’s top 100 for U.S. patents
July 12, 2018

The University of Nebraska system ranked among the top 100 academic institutions worldwide in earning U.S. patents during 2017, says a new report from the National Academy of Inventors and Intellectual Property Owners Association.

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Materials Science
Smallest-ever magnetic vortexes mark step toward new digital memory
July 12, 2018

By twisting magnetism into record-small spirals, University of Nebraska-Lincoln physicists are speeding efforts to turn the digital equivalent of memory lane into a memory racetrack that could save energy and space in next-generation electronics.

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Climate Change
Husker-led research team to examine irrigation’s role in precipitation
July 11, 2018

A national team led by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is studying potential links among irrigation, cloud formation and rainfall.

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Nebraska’s Veterinary Diagnostic Center advances research efforts
July 10, 2018

Opened last summer, Nebraska’s Veterinary Diagnostic Center features new technology that allows students and faculty to accelerate their research efforts and provide necessary assistance to the state’s livestock producers.

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Nebraska researchers use drones to study thunderstorms
July 6, 2018

Nebraska’s Adam Houston, an associate professor of earth and atmospheric sciences, explains how researchers are using mobile mesonets and unmanned aerial vehicles to study thunderstorms.

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Five Nebraska faculty named Fulbright Scholars
July 6, 2018

A record number of University of Nebraska–Lincoln faculty have been named Fulbright scholars during the 2018-19 academic year. Nebraska’s five most recent honorees include a distinguished chair award — the most prestigious appointment available through the Fulbright scholar program — and four scholar appointments.

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‘Molecular movie’ captures chemical reaction on atomic scale
July 5, 2018

A team of physicists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Stanford University and Europe has captured the clearest glimpse yet of a photochemical reaction — the type of light-fueled molecular transformations responsible for photosynthesis, vision and the ozone layer.

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Project explores why aging brains stay on the sunny side
July 3, 2018

University of Nebraska–Lincoln psychologist Maital Neta aims to find out why people interpret ambiguous everyday events more favorably as they get older. Her research could one day help inform treatment options for depression, anxiety and similar maladies.

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Chemist’s sensors detect metal ions
July 2, 2018

The color of a firework comes from using a specific metal ion. These ions are helpful for boosting fireworks’ brilliance. But in other contexts, they can be harmful. Nebraska chemist Rebecca Lai is developing sensors to detect potential environmental problems.

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Veterinary Diagnostic Center
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Maital Neta CAREER Award
Maital Neta CAREER Award
Storm-Chasing Drones
Storm-Chasing Drones
Brittany Duncan CAREER Award
Brittany Duncan CAREER Award
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Bridging the Speed and Security of Cloud Computing
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Boosting Fuel Cells' Green Power
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Exploring How Population Turnover Changes Birds’ Social Networks
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