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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 9:49am
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Soil salinization prevents crops from taking up water and nutrients due to an excess of salt in the soil. Meagan Mauter at Carnegie Mellon University...
AFT Science Cadre
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Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:18pm
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Humans depend on the living world for the resources and other benefits provided by biodiversity. But human activity is also having adverse impacts on...
NBCLearn
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 9:33am
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Maintaining a golf course requires the use of one of nature's most precious resources: water. The USGA Green Section is leading an effort to help...
NBCLearn
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Friday, May 4, 2018 - 1:31pm
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All golf courses have one thing in common - their playing surface is turfgrass. Golf course superintendents use the practice of agronomy to maintain...
Kelly Booz
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:40am
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Scientists and engineers, including Greg Characklis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, are studying the connections between water,...
Kelly Booz
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:05pm
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Safe, clean drinking water is a fundamental human need. Orlando Coronell at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is developing improved...
Kelly Booz
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:06pm
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Wastewater is what gets flushed down the toilet, rinsed down the drain, and produced by places such as factories, workplaces, and homes. Kartik...
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Hidden Figures has been a popular success, filling theaters all over the country and receiving many award nominations. Its subject is a previously...
Science Friday
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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 1:03pm
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Use this Science Friday activity to help students learn about the upcoming solar eclipse. Use the audio story below for the activity.