Dating Drought in the Nebraska Sandhills
The Plains have experienced prolonged, and in some places severe, drought during the last several years. But could drought ever make Nebraska’s Sandhills resemble the Sahara? Yes—and it has, several times before.  NET’s Ariana Brocious reports for the QUEST science project on unique research by University of Nebraska-Lincoln scientists that dates periods of drought in the Sandhills.  http://bit.ly/1nJudg0

Dating Drought in the Nebraska Sandhills

The Plains have experienced prolonged, and in some places severe, drought during the last several years. But could drought ever make Nebraska’s Sandhills resemble the Sahara? Yes—and it has, several times before.  NET’s Ariana Brocious reports for the QUEST science project on unique research by University of Nebraska-Lincoln scientists that dates periods of drought in the Sandhills.  http://bit.ly/1nJudg0

Shigella Outbreak in Nebraska Affects Families and Daycares
A recent outbreak of shigella,bacterium which cause flu-like illness, has been affecting daycare centers in Nebraska. It’s easily transmitted and while not as widespread as the flu, the cost of shigella on families and daycares can be tremendous.  Ryan Robertson of NET News has more in this story. http://bit.ly/1AVEWMu  (Image courtesy of World of Microbiology)

Shigella Outbreak in Nebraska Affects Families and Daycares

A recent outbreak of shigella,bacterium which cause flu-like illness, has been affecting daycare centers in Nebraska. It’s easily transmitted and while not as widespread as the flu, the cost of shigella on families and daycares can be tremendous.  Ryan Robertson of NET News has more in this story. http://bit.ly/1AVEWMu  (Image courtesy of World of Microbiology)

Drone to Fly Over Livestock Operations and “Ag-Gag” Laws
In many states, “ag gag” laws keep critics of production agriculture from secretly recording videos of farm operations. Now those same critics have plans to fly drones over farms to scout for animal mistreatment or environmental mismanagement.  harvestpm has more in this story.  http://bit.ly/1tai0rU

Drone to Fly Over Livestock Operations and “Ag-Gag” Laws

In many states, “ag gag” laws keep critics of production agriculture from secretly recording videos of farm operations. Now those same critics have plans to fly drones over farms to scout for animal mistreatment or environmental mismanagement.  harvestpm has more in this story.  http://bit.ly/1tai0rU

Generations of Nebraska Warriors:  War
WHAT’S WAR LIKE?… Our special reporting for our “Generations of Nebraska Warriors” project begins today on NET Radio, NET1 Television and the NET News website, with Nebraska veterans sharing their stories of being in a combat environment.  You can find our Signature Story from today, video extras and links to resources for veterans on our special website:  http://bit.ly/1pMNErF. The one hour television program premieres tonight at 9 p.m. CT on NET-1. 

Generations of Nebraska Warriors:  War

WHAT’S WAR LIKE?… Our special reporting for our “Generations of Nebraska Warriors” project begins today on NET Radio, NET1 Television and the NET News website, with Nebraska veterans sharing their stories of being in a combat environment.  You can find our Signature Story from today, video extras and links to resources for veterans on our special website:  http://bit.ly/1pMNErF. The one hour television program premieres tonight at 9 p.m. CT on NET-1.