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Asian American prof reflects on long history of racism
May 13, 2021

Professor Yan Ruth Xia shares thoughts on her research into Asian American immigrants and their families.

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Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Partnership creates biodefense lab focused on food security
May 13, 2021

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the National Strategic Research Institute at the University of Nebraska will begin a five-year partnership to help safeguard the U.S. food supply.

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Biological Sciences
Study: Temperature explains why aquatic life more diverse near equator
May 6, 2021

New research from Nebraska and other universities suggests that temperature can largely explain why the greatest variety of aquatic life resides in the tropics — but also why it has not always and, amid record-fast global warming, soon may not again.

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Research at Nebraska: April 2021 highlights
April 30, 2021

In case you missed these stories highlighting research and creative activity at Nebraska, the Research Communications team has compiled a roundup of some of the month’s top stories from research.unl.edu.

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Shoemaker earns Carnegie Fellowship to explore rural futures
April 28, 2021

A Nebraska law professor is the second UNL faculty member to receive a Carnegie fellowship. She will spend the next two years studying critical land-ownership issues in rural America.

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Nebraska researcher explores social justice in South Africa, notes parallels with U.S.
April 28, 2021

A Nebraska history professor studying resistance and protest struggles in South Africa finds ties to America’s experience.

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Social media discourse significantly drives perception of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders
April 28, 2021

While the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected people from all walks of life in the U.S., the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have experienced an added share of hardships, according to a recent Nebraska study.

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Bradley’s CAREER project to boost drones’ adaptability, performance
April 27, 2021

Justin Bradley will use his CAREER grant to give drones and other robots the ability to sense and adapt to a changing environment.

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Nebraska research to celebrate on Earth Day
April 22, 2021

Earth Day, annually celebrated April 22, is a call to address climate change and protect lands, air, water and wildlife. Chancellor Ronnie Green has named climate resilience and sustainable food and water security as two grand challenges to focus Nebraska’s collaborative efforts on using its unique expertise to address.

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Nebraska researchers stepping up to help people, families affected by autism
April 21, 2021

To mark April as Autism Acceptance Month, we’ve put the spotlight on five researchers and practitioners whose work helps to maximize the talents of people with autism, ensure the best possible education and resources for them, and support their families.

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