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The Cutting Edge: Robots in the ORFriday, August 10, 2018

When Shane Farritor was a boy, he liked to tinker and build things in the back of his family’s hardware store. Decades later he’s still at it, only now he’s building robots. Find out how a small-town kid grew up to be an engineer who founded a company that’s changing the way doctors do surgery.

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Shane Farritor Portrait

Sharks, wolves, and bears, oh my!Friday, July 27, 2018

Sharks, wolves, bears, moose, deer–John Benson has traveled the country as a wildlife biologist. Dr. Benson is an assistant professor in the School of Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His current projects include studying mule deer in Nebraska and mountain lions in the greater Los Angeles area. 

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John Benson portrait