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Entomology
Bee gone? Team surveys presence of viruses in Nebraska bees
July 2, 2020

UNL researchers are studying bee populations to determine why they are declining.

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Agronomy and Horticulture
Baenziger awarded $650,000 for hybrid wheat research
July 1, 2020

A University of Nebraska–Lincoln researcher has received $650,000 for a project that has the potential to improve wheat productivity through the development of hybrid wheat varieties.

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Women's and Gender Studies
Expert alert: Religious freedom and the Supreme Court’s decision on LGBTQ rights
June 30, 2020

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 includes protections for LGBTQ individuals from job discrimination could lead to more discrimination lawsuits, changed attitudes and pushes for religious freedom, according to Emily Kazyak.

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Teaching
Research analyzes ‘Chinese virus’ rhetoric and its impacts
June 29, 2020

Nebraska researchers are analyzing official U.S. government discourse regarding the coronavirus — such as use of the phrase “Chinese virus” — to see how it influences verbal and physical attacks.

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Huskers partner with Santee Sioux to study ecological impacts of 2019 floods
June 26, 2020

UNL researchers are partnering with Nebraska Indian Community Colleges to study the ecological impact of the 2019 floods in the state.

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Study tracks divide in religious affiliation, prayer among LGB emerging adults
June 26, 2020

Religious beliefs have shaped societal attitudes toward sexual minorities, with many religious denominations vocally opposing expanded sexual minority rights. Because of this stigmatization, lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals are less likely to affiliate with a religious group — but research from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and Old Dominion University suggests they are not abandoning their faith altogether.

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Tool uses cultural lens to evaluate young children’s development
June 25, 2020

A global collaboration that grew out of the Nebraska-Brazil Early Childhood Partnership is helping Brazilian educators monitor children’s development and flag those with possible delays.

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NU moves up ranks of world’s top 100 for U.S. patents
June 24, 2020

For the third consecutive year, the University of Nebraska system ranks among the top 100 academic institutions worldwide in earning U.S. patents.

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Husker researcher helping develop COVID-19 antibody test
June 22, 2020

A UNL chemist is part of a nationwide team repurposing patented technologies to develop and manufacture a fast-acting COVID-19 antibody test.

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Nebraska/Brazil partnership eyes expansion of preschool science instruction
June 19, 2020

A Nebraska researcher collaborated with Brazilian colleagues on a three-year impact study to better understand preschool teachers, attitudes and engagement around science in the classroom.

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