News & Information

Research News & Information

Latest Stories

Digital Humanities
Whitman Archive continues publishing literary giant’s letters
September 21, 2017

As part of an ongoing joint project of two Big Ten schools, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Iowa, researchers are digitizing and transcribing much of Walt Whitman’s correspondence so fans and scholars of his work can get a glimpse of his daily life, and read musings on his life, work and historic events, including the Civil War and Reconstruction.

More



Natural Resources
Fly away home? Ice age may have clipped bird migration
September 20, 2017

The onset of the last ice age may have forced some bird species to abandon their northerly migrations for thousands of years, says new research led by a University of Nebraska-Lincoln ornithologist.

More



Education
Husker-led project aims to boost climate literacy
September 14, 2017

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is working with Nebraska high schools to develop an online tool focused on climate modeling.

More



Nebraska Innovation Campus
Mutual of Omaha to have presence at Nebraska Innovation Campus
September 13, 2017

Nebraska Innovation Campus Executive Director Dan Duncan announced Sept. 13 that Mutual of Omaha will move into space at NIC this fall.

More

More Stories

Nebraska-led website shows wonders of ‘Funsize Physics’
September 7, 2017

Launched by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with support from the National Science Foundation, the Funsize Physics website features brief highlights of condensed-matter physics research and classroom activities written by NSF-funded researchers from across the United States.

More

Husker-led project aims to bolster child welfare workforce
September 7, 2017

Staff turnover in child welfare agencies is typically up to six times the national average turnover rate across all industries. The Quality Improvement Center for Workforce Development at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will partner with eight groups around the country to strengthen their workforces.

More

Husker research previews revolutionary stroke treatment
September 1, 2017

Every 40 seconds, somewhere in the United States, a person suffers a stroke. Early treatment is important in stopping further damage to the brain, and a University of Nebraska-Lincoln researcher is working to revolutionize front-line stroke care.

More

Huskers bring the heat to improve biodegradable plastics
August 31, 2017

Introducing a simple step to the production of plant-derived, biodegradable plastic could improve its properties while overcoming obstacles to manufacturing it commercially, says new research from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Jiangnan University.

More

Construction begins on newest Nebraska Innovation Campus building
August 30, 2017

Construction on a new 80,000-square-foot, multi-tenant building at Nebraska Innovation Campus is underway.

More

Husker scientists aim to boost Arctic’s resilience
August 28, 2017

With one of the first grants from a new collaboration-intensive National Science Foundation program, University of Nebraska-Lincoln scientists will lead efforts to develop a highly interdisciplinary approach for managing rapid change in the Arctic.

More

Twitter

More Tweets



Videos

NSF CAREER Award Will Improve Teacher Education
July 2017
Nebraska Plant Phenotyping: Spidercam
Nebraska Plant Phenotyping: Spidercam
NSF CAREER Award Boosts Network Visualization Research
NSF CAREER Award Boosts Network Visualization Research
The Installation of Ronnie Green
The Installation of Ronnie Green
Learning to Read: Making Sense of the Evidence
Learning to Read: Making Sense of the Evidence
Grant Will Fund Child Welfare Research
Grant Will Fund Child Welfare Research
Center to Develop Roadway Safety Upgrades
Center to Develop Roadway Safety Upgrades
Prem Paul Memorial
Prem Paul Memorial
Commercialization Partner of the Year:  Neogen Corporation
Commercialization Partner of the Year: Neogen Corporation

More Videos