Season 2018

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Why scientists want your SHARK pictures

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Why scientists want your SHARK pictures

Researchers launched a citizen science program to study sand tiger sharks.

Why scientists want your SHARK pictures

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Cornhole with a DRONE researcher

Producer Frank Graff takes on drone researcher Max Messinger in a game of cornhole.

Cornhole with a DRONE researcher

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How improv dance helps people with memory loss

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How improv dance helps people with memory loss

People with memory loss fall more and can be isolated socially. Improv dance can help.

How improv dance helps people with memory loss

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Meet the indestructible tardigrade

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Meet the indestructible tardigrade

Researchers want to know why these microscopic "water bears" are so resilient.

Meet the indestructible tardigrade

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Bat sounds reveal bat secrets

Bats are difficult to track, but by recording their calls, researchers hope to study them

Bat sounds reveal bat secrets

Video thumbnail: SCI NC This is where your flu vaccine is made

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This is where your flu vaccine is made

Take a tour of the largest cell-based flu vaccine factory.

This is where your flu vaccine is made

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Researchers study how to prevent ACL injuries

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Researchers study how to prevent ACL injuries

Teenage girls are getting more ACL injuries. How do we prevent them?

Researchers study how to prevent ACL injuries

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How to raise Russian caviar, NC-style

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How to raise Russian caviar, NC-style

It's possible to raise Russian sturgeon for caviar, you just need LOTS of tanks.

How to raise Russian caviar, NC-style

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Teachers help archaeologists uncover the past

Archaeologists dig up remains of a Civil War arsenal with help from teachers.

Teachers help archaeologists uncover the past

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Pilot Mountain has a deer problem. Drones can help.

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Pilot Mountain has a deer problem. Drones can help.

Without predators, deer have taken over Pilot Mountain. Drones help gauge their numbers.

Pilot Mountain has a deer problem. Drones can help.

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Fire brings new life to South Mountains State Park

More than two years after a large fire, plants at South Mountains State Park are thriving.

Fire brings new life to South Mountains State Park

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Poachers threaten native ginseng in NC parks

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Poachers threaten native ginseng in NC parks

Ginseng grows in the forests of the Appalachian mountains, but poachers are stealing it.

Poachers threaten native ginseng in NC parks

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Some mammals are thriving in developed areas

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Some mammals are thriving in developed areas

New research using hundreds of camera traps finds some mammals thriving near humans.

Some mammals are thriving in developed areas

Video thumbnail: SCI NC NC State turtle team rescues injured turtles

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NC State turtle team rescues injured turtles

Students at NC State College of Veterinary Medicine bring the latest medical science to a

NC State turtle team rescues injured turtles

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Birds of prey need rehab too

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Birds of prey need rehab too

The Carolina Raptor Center is focused on rehabilitation of injured and orphaned raptors.

Birds of prey need rehab too

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Learning how to restore scallops in NC waters

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Learning how to restore scallops in NC waters

Researchers tether baby scallops in an experiment to understand how best to restore them.

Learning how to restore scallops in NC waters

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How to prevent erosion using living shorelines

Living shorelines are an alternative to walls along the coast. Learn how they work.

How to prevent erosion using living shorelines

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Lessons from Hurricane Florence

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Lessons from Hurricane Florence

Scientists say climate change is making hurricanes stronger and wetter.

Lessons from Hurricane Florence

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Do retention ponds do what they're supposed to?

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Do retention ponds do what they're supposed to?

New research shows that retention ponds may not be performing well.

Do retention ponds do what they're supposed to?

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Meet the Longleaf pine, NC's iconic tree

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Meet the Longleaf pine, NC's iconic tree

One of the last bastions of the Longleaf pine is located in the Croatan National Forest.

Meet the Longleaf pine, NC's iconic tree

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How horseshoe crabs save lives

Every time you get a flu shot, you should thank a horseshoe crab.

How horseshoe crabs save lives

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Killing Superbugs

A pharmaceutical company is using a natural chemical in the body to combat infections.

Killing Superbugs

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Metal Foam

A stainless steel composite foam can block blast pressure and fragmentation.

Metal Foam

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Designing the perfect weed killer

Weeds are a real threat to a farmer’s crop. See how researchers are helping farmers.

Designing the perfect weed killer