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Youth across the state explore ‘wearable tech’ during STEM challenge

Nebraska youth joined thousands of others around the world in the 10th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day on Oct. 4.

Nebraska youth to explore wearable tech in STEM challenge

Nebraska youth will join thousands of others around the world in the 10th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. Oct. 4.

Animal science open house Oct. 23

The Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will hold an open house for students Oct. 23 at the Animal Science Complex on the university's East Campus.
Animal Science

Husker-led project aims to boost climate literacy

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is working with Nebraska high schools to develop an online tool focused on climate modeling.

'BugFest' open house set for Sept. 24

“BugFest,” the annual open house for the Unviersity of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Entomology, is 1 to 4 p.m., Sept. 24.

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.

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.