UNC-TV Science Stories


UNC-TV Science Stories from Sci NC
(In order of most recent publication date)

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  1. January 18, 2019: Some mammals are thriving in urban and suburban areas

  2. January 10, 2019: Turtle Team at NC State rescues injured turtles from all over the state

  3. December 6, 2018: Birds of prey need rehab too

  4. November 29, 2018: The research behind restoring scallops to NC waters

  5. November 14, 2018: How living shorelines prevent erosion

  6. October 19, 2018: Do retention ponds do what they're supposed to?

  7. October 19, 2018: What we learned from Hurricane Florence

  8. October 17, 2018: Meet the longleaf pine, NC's iconic tree

  9. October 16, 2018: How horseshoe crabs save lives

  10. October 12, 2018: A new way to kill superbugs

  11. October 5, 2018: What's Metal Foam?

  12. October 5, 2018: How pipe organs make sound

  13. October 5, 2018: Scientists are making skin for robots

  14. October 2, 2018: Designing the perfect weed killer

  15. August 10, 2018: The bugs you'll find in your house, if you look closely

  16. May 17, 2018 Manufacturing in N.C. isn't dead. But it's different

  17. May 11, 2018: Google-founded Gravity Games merge STEM and racing in Lenoir

  18. March 7, 2018: How Wilson Bay was saved from more sewage pollution

  19. February 14, 2018: This lab is in the business of breaking things

  20. February 7, 2018: How personal values matter when making choices

  21. February 1, 2018: Sea level rise puts pressure on Hyde County

  22. February 1, 2018: Attack of the body-snatching parasites

  23. Januray 25, 2018: The Carolina Hurricanes help explain why hockey needs physics

  24. January 18, 2018: State park burns the forest in order to restore it 

  25. January 12, 2018: Millions of bats are dying to 'white-nose syndrome,' biologists look for hope in N.C.'s Coastal Plain

  26. January 4, 2018: Living with alligators: Lake Waccamaw residents learn to manage

  27. December 13, 2017: Can Bears And People Coexist? Scientists find answers with Asheville study

  28. December 11, 2017: Why this cricket farm outside Asheville raises millions of the protein-rich insect

  29. November 17, 2017: Say goodbye to packaging: Netherlands company uses lasers to brand North Carolina sweet potatoes

  30. November 8, 2017: Researchers help honeybees help themselves against a devastating parasite

  31. November 1, 2017: This man-made material could help save NC's oyster population

  32. September 27, 2017: Watch footage from a balloon camera that captured the solar eclipse

  33. August 30, 2017: Meet the team behind the NFL's on-screen first down line

  34. August 9, 2017: Infant Imaging

  35. August 2, 2017: High Altitude Balloon Science

  36. July 19, 2017: Micro Organs in Miniature (Rebroadcast form Season 1)

  37. July 12, 2017: Sense of Air (Rebroadcast from Season 2)

  38. July 5, 2017: O. Max Gardner Award: Dr. Ben Bahr

  39. June 28, 2017: Diamond in the Rough (Rebroadcast)

  40. June 21, 2017: Lessons Learned from Hurricane Matthew

  41. June 14, 2017: Metabolomics

  42. June 7, 2017: Discovering a New Galaxy: Interview with NC Astrophysicist Patrick Treuthardt

  43. May 31, 2017: Blackbeard the Waveglider (Rebroadcast)

  44. May 24, 2017: Printing 3D Organs

  45. May 17, 2017: Germ-Killing Robots

  46. May 10, 2017: Astronaut Jim Lovell returns to Morehead

  47. May 3, 2017: Plants & Shadows

  48. April 19, 2017: Half Earth
     
  49. April 12, 2017: Solar Eclipse
     
  50. April 5, 2017: Seismic Fish
     
  51. March 22, 2017: The What's in the Water Show
     
  52. March 15, 2017: Into the Soil
     
  53. March 8, 2017: NC State Parks Director Reflects on 100 Years
      
  54. March 1, 2017: Exploring a Part of the Battle of the Atlantic
     
  55. February 22, 2017: Great Smoky Mountain Air
     
  56. February 15, 2017: Secrets of Currituck Sound

  57. February 2, 2017: Candid Critters: Interview with Dr. Roland Kays

  58. January 19, 2017: New Clues to the Lost Colony
     
  59. January 12, 2017: Aspirin of the Future
     
  60. December 15, 2016: Acoustic Architecture
     
  61. December 8, 2016: The Touchdown Magnet
     
  62. November 17, 2016: A Drone's Eye View of the Ocean
     
  63. November 10, 2016: New Weather Warnings
     
  64. November 3, 2016: Spider Silk

  65. October 27, 2016: 50 Shades of Green
     
  66. October 20, 2016: Hurricane Matthew: The Science of Cleanup
     
  67. October 6, 2016: The Longest Water Record

  68. September 22, 2016: Bioprocessing

  69. September 15, 2016: Seagrass Science
     
  70. September 8, 2016: Nest Egg Science
     
  71. August 25, 2016: Science Above North Carolina

  72. August 18, 2016: Synchronous Fireflies
     
  73. August 4, 2016: Nobel Prize Winner
     
  74. July 14, 2016: Seeing Inside the Human Machine
     
  75. July 7, 2016: Carolina Bays (Rebroadcast from Season 2)
     
  76. June 30, 2016: Sense of Air (Rebroadcast from Season 2)

  77. June 23, 2016: Future Fuels

  78. June 16, 2016: Diamond in the Rough

  79. June 9, 2016: Let There be Light

  80. June 2, 2016: Virus Tracking

  81. May 26, 2016: The Pythons are Coming!  
     
  82. May 19, 2016: Blackbeard the Wave Glider
     
  83. May 12, 2016: Hearing Loss and Dementia (Rebroadcast from Season 2)
     
  84. May 5, 2016: Star Finders 
     
  85. April 28, 2016: Breaking Habits
     
  86. April 21, 2016: It's the Pits

  87. April 7, 2016: The Oak Stands Tall

  88. March 24, 2016: Exposure Science

  89. March 17, 2016: Animals on the Grid

  90. March 10, 2016: Space Scoop

  91. March 3, 2016: Modeling Your World

  92. February 18, 2016: Secrets of Guilford Courthouse Battlefield

  93. February 11, 2016: Mechatronics

  94. February 4, 2016: What a Face


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