Season 2018

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Scientists are making skin for robots

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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

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Bringing oysters back to NC

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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

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Humans learn to live with bears

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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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Helping Bees Help Themselves

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

Helping Bees Help Themselves

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The Scientist and the Oysterman

A scientist and an oysterman collaborate to save NC's oyster population.

The Scientist and the Oysterman

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First Down Marker Science

The science and technology behind the first down marker on a televised football game.

First Down Marker Science

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Infant Imaging

Scientists at UNC-Chapel Hill are using MRI images to study the early development of the b

Infant Imaging

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High Altitude Balloon Science

High-altitude balloons will help scientists get unprecedented views of the 2017 eclipse.

High Altitude Balloon Science

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O. Max Gardner Award: Dr. Ben Bahr

UNC-P Prof. Ben Bahr identifies a set of compounds that could slow or reverse Alzheimers.

O. Max Gardner Award: Dr. Ben Bahr

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Hurricane Matthew Lessons

Hurricane Matthew provided a lesson in the power of water.

Hurricane Matthew Lessons

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Metabolomics

Metabolon is pioneering the use of metabolites to design customized medicines.

Metabolomics