UNC-TV Science Stories


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  32. August 9, 2017: Infant Imaging

  33. August 2, 2017: High Altitude Balloon Science

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

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

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

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

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

  39. June 14, 2017: Metabolomics

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

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

  42. May 24, 2017: Printing 3D Organs

  43. May 17, 2017: Germ-Killing Robots

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

  45. May 3, 2017: Plants & Shadows

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

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

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

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

  66. September 22, 2016: Bioprocessing

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

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

  75. June 23, 2016: Future Fuels

  76. June 16, 2016: Diamond in the Rough

  77. June 9, 2016: Let There be Light

  78. June 2, 2016: Virus Tracking

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

  85. April 7, 2016: The Oak Stands Tall

  86. March 24, 2016: Exposure Science

  87. March 17, 2016: Animals on the Grid

  88. March 10, 2016: Space Scoop

  89. March 3, 2016: Modeling Your World

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

  91. February 11, 2016: Mechatronics

  92. February 4, 2016: What a Face


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