Season 2018

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    Lessons from Hurricane Florence

    Scientists say climate change is making hurricanes stronger and wetter.

    Lessons from Hurricane Florence

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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?

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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

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    Scientists are making skin for robots

    Researchers discovers that by rearranging silicone molecules, they can make synthetic skin

    Scientists are making skin for robots

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    What it takes to tune an organ

    Engineers show how a giant pipe organ is built and makes sound.

    What it takes to tune an organ

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    Bringing oysters back to NC

    Swan Island is NC’s largest oyster reef restoration project.

    Bringing oysters back to NC

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    Gravity Games

    Gravity is what hold everything to Earth, it also fuels the NC Gravity Games

    Gravity Games

    Video thumbnail: SCI NC Saving Wilson Bay from years of sewage pollution

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    Saving Wilson Bay from years of sewage pollution

    Wilson Bay near Jacksonville, NC was a dead body of water. No longer.

    Saving Wilson Bay from years of sewage pollution

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    Why this "fail lab" breaks materials

    Researchers at UNC-G and North Carolina A&T work in a lab designed to make products fail.

    Why this "fail lab" breaks materials

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    How personal values matter when making choices

    New research sheds light on how we make moral decisions.

    How personal values matter when making choices

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    At Water's Edge

    A dike in Hyde County is saving farmland from sea level rise.

    At Water's Edge

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    Attack of the body-snatching parasite

    A parasite has infected mud crabs in North Carolina, turning them into zombie crabs.

    Attack of the body-snatching parasite

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    How physics makes hockey happen

    It’s not the ice that makes hockey happen; it’s physics.

    How physics makes hockey happen

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    Restorative Fire

    Using fire as a tool for conservation.

    Restorative Fire

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    Saving Bats

    Bats may find refuge from a fungal disease at Merchants Millpond State Park.

    Saving Bats

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    Alligators as Neighbors

    Should alligator hunting be allowed in Lake Waccamaw?

    Alligators as Neighbors

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    Humans learn to live with bears

    Science helps people and black bears get along in western North Carolina.

    Humans learn to live with bears

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    Farming crickets in North Carolina

    Bitwater Farms grows crickets. Yes, that's right, crickets.

    Farming crickets in North Carolina

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    Learn how sweet potatoes are labeled with lasers

    Lasers offer a greener way to sell organic produce.

    Learn how sweet potatoes are labeled with lasers

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    Helping Bees Help Themselves

    UNC-G scientists search for natural, non-toxic ways to save honeybee colonies.

    Helping Bees Help Themselves