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Entomology
Bee Lab brews up a busy summer of research, outreach
May 18, 2018

This season, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Bee Lab will lead seven distinct research projects studying honey and native bees; conduct statewide bee health surveys through a U.S. Department of Agriculture contract; extend ongoing solitary bee species surveys into the Sandhills; and hold beekeeping and queen rearing workshops.

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Energy
Team develops equation for designing clean-energy catalysts
May 14, 2018

New guidelines laid down by Nebraska and Chinese researchers could steer the design of less costly, more efficient catalysts geared toward revving up the production of hydrogen as a renewable fuel.

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Anthropology
NEH-funded project brings Salmon Pueblo ruins into digital age
May 13, 2018

With a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, a four-institution team led by Nebraska anthropologist Carrie Heitman has launched the Salmon Pueblo Archaeological Research Collection, which allows artifacts, specimens and samples from a 1,000-year-old Pueblo civilization to be accessed from any digital device.

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CAREER
Duncan’s CAREER project aims to ease people’s discomfort around drones
May 11, 2018

Every day, drone sightings are becoming more common — buzzing around the local park or hovering above the kids’ soccer game. But many people are apprehensive around drones, citing privacy and safety concerns. Nebraska’s Brittany Duncan wants to ease people’s discomfort by enabling drones to communicate with the humans around them.

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Nebraska Engineering expands 3-D printing capabilities
May 9, 2018

A new lab space places Nebraska Engineering on the cutting edge of 3-D printing capabilities. The Nebraska Engineering Additive Technology Labs feature three hybrid printers that can add or subtract a variety of materials — from plastics to titanium — to create complex three-dimensional designs.

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Wilhelm assumes vice chancellor post May 15
May 6, 2018

Robert “Bob” Wilhelm begins work as Nebraska’s vice chancellor for research and economic development May 15, bringing depth and expertise in building regional and national research partnerships.

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Virology exhibit honors late, great research pioneer
May 6, 2018

A transformative technology known for separating biological components recently united students from disparate fields to honor its inventor with a permanent exhibit at the Nebraska Center for Virology.

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Nebraska-produced ‘Anna’ selected for film festivals
May 3, 2018

“Anna,” a short animated film produced by Nebraska scholars Michael Burton, Kwakiutl Dreher and William Thomas, is making its way into upcoming film festivals.

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Wilkins’ global trek maps song of the barn swallow
April 30, 2018

Matt Wilkins, a former postdoctoral researcher at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has authored a study that helps to explain how geographic isolation — and the genetic differences evolving from that isolation — can shape the performance or composition of a barn swallow’s song.

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Husker researchers explore ways to repurpose grape waste
April 30, 2018

New research from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is focused on creating beneficial uses for grape pomace, or the parts of the grape not used in the winemaking process.

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