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Agronomy and Horticulture
Is Africa the world’s next breadbasket? Nebraska study says it’s unlikely
November 18, 2017

While there is huge potential for sub-Saharan Africa to increase agricultural productivity, the odds that the region will become the world’s next breadbasket are low, according to a new study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Brain Research
Left-brained: Study suggests conservative Democrats don’t compute for liberal voters
November 13, 2017

In a new study, University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers found that self-identified liberals were more likely to notice when candidates deviated from the party line.

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Natural Resources
Soil study lends clues to ancient climate
November 13, 2017

Research led by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Matt Joeckel of the Conservation and Survey Division, Nebraska’s geological survey, is furthering understanding of environmental conditions on land during the age of dinosaurs.

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Awards
Nebraska faculty surge in national honors
November 9, 2017

Liz Lange has helped the University of Nebraska-Lincoln surpass its goal of doubling the number of national awards earned by faculty.

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Going to the source: Husker chemists target drivers of disease
November 7, 2017

University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have synthesized a new class of amino acid that could inactivate vitamin B6-fueled enzymes – often called PLP enzymes – known for contributing to a range of health issues.

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4-in-1 flu shot may mean lifelong protection against the flu
November 3, 2017

A vaccine combining centralized ancestral genes from four major influenza strains appears to provide broad protection against the dangerous ailment, according to new research by a team from the Nebraska Center for Virology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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How a concussion’s effects endure, long after symptoms fade
November 2, 2017

New research from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln shows that undesirable effects from a concussion can linger for a longer period of time among people with a history of concussions.

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MCNA Dental sets up shop at Nebraska Innovation Campus
October 30, 2017

Nebraska Innovation Campus has announced a new partner. Dan Duncan, NIC’s executive director, said MCNA Dental recently moved into its office space on the campus.

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Why some young violence victims seek relationships sooner — and others don’t
October 25, 2017

New research from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln highlights the damaging consequences of street violence on teenagers’ experience with romantic relationships.

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Name that tune: Sparrow chicks can ID song from opening note
October 25, 2017

A new University of Nebraska-Lincoln study has shown that golden-crowned sparrow chicks can name their tune in just one note – even before knowing the song.

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