Season 2019

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Using genetics to root out cancer

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Using genetics to root out cancer

A doctor at UNC Medical Center is using genomic sequencing to identify genetic mutations.

Using genetics to root out cancer

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NC company develops treatment for Covid-19

Grifols is using antibodies to treat the coronavirus.

NC company develops treatment for Covid-19

Video thumbnail: SCI NC What Makes a Virus a Pandemic?

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What Makes a Virus a Pandemic?

At what point does a contagious disease become an outbreak? An epidemic? Or a pandemic?

What Makes a Virus a Pandemic?

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How genetic counseling helps families

Genetic counseling helps patients make sense of their genetics.

How genetic counseling helps families

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Face your age

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Face your age

The face reveals not only emotions, but also the overall health of the individual.

Face your age

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Crowders Mountain is being loved to death

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Crowders Mountain is being loved to death

Visitors to a state park near Charlotte may be loving the area to death.

Crowders Mountain is being loved to death

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Snakes are crucial to the health of Merchants Millpond

Merchants Millpond supports 21 species of snakes. That's a good thing.

Snakes are crucial to the health of Merchants Millpond

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How Lake Waccamaw got rid of hydrilla

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How Lake Waccamaw got rid of hydrilla

A lake in southeastern North Carolina recently faced a major environmental threat.

How Lake Waccamaw got rid of hydrilla

Video thumbnail: SCI NC What hemp farming looks like

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What hemp farming looks like

Hemp is becoming a popular drug for consumer health and an important crop for NC farmers.

What hemp farming looks like

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How the cotton industry has changed in NC

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How the cotton industry has changed in NC

Science is helping NC cotton farmers from the seed to the finished product

How the cotton industry has changed in NC

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Mushrooms: foraging, cloning & cooking

Get an inside look at what it takes to farm our favorite fungi.

Mushrooms: foraging, cloning & cooking

Video thumbnail: SCI NC New tools for shark research

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New tools for shark research

New tools will make the nation’s longest running coastal shark survey even more robust.

New tools for shark research

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Sourdough bread is a microbial mystery

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Sourdough bread is a microbial mystery

We still don't understand the yeasts and bacteria that make sourdough possible.

Sourdough bread is a microbial mystery

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Eat a fish you've never heard of

How eating unusual and under-loved fish is good for fisheries and fishermen.

Eat a fish you've never heard of

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How farmers and golfers are helping the monarch butterfly

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How farmers and golfers are helping the monarch butterfly

Encouraging farmers and golf courses to create more habitat for monarch butterflies.

How farmers and golfers are helping the monarch butterfly

Video thumbnail: SCI NC The impact of hurricanes on valuable seagrass

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The impact of hurricanes on valuable seagrass

Researchers are studying how much damage a hurricane does to the valuable seagrass beds.

The impact of hurricanes on valuable seagrass

Video thumbnail: SCI NC How horses can help with mental health

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How horses can help with mental health

Counselors-in-training learn how to use horses as a "tool for their toolbox"

How horses can help with mental health

Video thumbnail: SCI NC Bobcats and foxes: are they cool with coyotes?

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Bobcats and foxes: are they cool with coyotes?

Researchers are studying the interaction between bobcat, fox, and coyote in the Western Ca

Bobcats and foxes: are they cool with coyotes?