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Nebraska Extension seeks citizen scientists for eclipse

For the first time since 1776, the path of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse will be exclusively visible in the contiguous United States. Nebraska Extension is hoping to capitalize on the rare scientific opportunity by encouraging Nebraskans to become citizen scientists.
Eclipse

Nebraska State Fair to feature 4-H presentations, cooking demos, pep rally

Visitors to the 148th Nebraska State Fair Aug. 25 to Sept. 4 in Grand Island will celebrate the people, products and talent of the state.
State Fair

Volunteers needed for STEMing into the Future at Nebraska State Fair

Volunteers are needed at the STEMing into the Future exhibit at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island.
STEM

BugMasters program prepares volunteers to teach youth

The BugMasters volunteer program, held in mid-July, was a two-day training camp that covered topics such as basic insect biology and insect orders, pollinators, pests, and how to teach insect programs.
hive

Extension educator receives 4-H leadership award

Nebraska Extension Educator Steve Pritchard has received the seventh annual Bill Stevens 4-H Leadership Award from Premium Ammunition.
Pritchard

Student-driven series brings science to the masses

A new program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is giving the public an inside look at scientists' lab and field work.
Streaming Science

State 4-H horse expo July 16-20 in Grand Island

The annual state 4-H horse exposition will be held July 16 – 20 at Fonner Park, 700 E. Stolley Park Rd, Grand Island.
Horse Show

Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute explores ag careers

This week the Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute is being held at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. This event has been put on for over 40 years and helps youth explore careers in agriculture.
Lukas Fricke

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