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Video: Student scientists experiment on Onondaga Lake watershed

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Fri, 2016-07-15 16:10
Student scientists experiment on Onondaga Lake watershed
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Video: NASA monitoring Mercury passing the Sun

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Mon, 2016-05-09 08:11
NASA scientist Stephen Rinehart explains the importance of the planetary transit. Images available at nasa.gov/transit
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Video: Inside the Storm Prediction Center

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Tue, 2016-04-26 05:26
NORMAN, Okla. -- The Midwest and Plains are bracing for a week of potentially deadly storm. Scientists at the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma are using advanced forecasting tools to predict when - and where - tornado outbreaks may hit. Here's look inside the Center's "war room."
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Video: First Tetra Top Carton Bottle with Bio-Based Plastic Hits the Market with JUST Water

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 09:30
DENTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tetra Pak, the world's leading food processing and packaging equipment company, announced the launch of the first Tetra Top carton bottle with bio-based plastic in the U.S. market with JUST water.
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Video: TTU Faculty Work on Climate Change Documentary in Alaska

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Thu, 2016-04-21 19:09
Texas Tech Soil Scientists and Filmmakers have been working in Alaska on a documentary about Climate Change.They're headed back to Alaska and KAMC's Alyssa Goard reports on why they're looking at soil to talk about climate.
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Video: Gadget Corner - Technology for the Campsite

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Wed, 2016-04-06 09:45
Spring is here, which means camping season has arrived. Even those who aren’t camping inclined – but have friends and family who are – may be looking for new gadgets to make “roughing it” a little more comfortable. AT&T’s Marion King joins us today to share some helpful gadgets for your next camping adventure. Samsung Galaxy S7 Start off with a great smartphone for enjoying the great Arkansas outdoors. Not everyone who camps needs a true rugged product. For those who want a beautiful, slim design that can resist some of the elements, the Samsung Galaxy S7 is ideal. The phone is water- and dust-resistant -- up to 30 minutes or 1.5 meters (that’s approx. 5 ft) under water. Samsung’s new camera is its best yet - with dual-pixel technology. And faster autofocus means you’ll be able to capture more action. Phone comes with DirectTV app installed and you can set up DirecTV’s Live TV to get news, weather and other programming on the go. SPECIAL DEAL: AT&T wireless and DIRECTV customers can get a free 48” Samsung Smart TV. To qualify, buy a Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge on AT&T Next, activate a new AT&T wireless line or new DIRECTV service, and submit an online offer claim. [DEMO – Drop in water and leave under water throughout interview] UE Roll Speaker UE ROLL sports a waterproof, life-resistant shell forged from the most unintimidated premium materials known to man. It's designed for portability, so toss the UE Roll in a backpack to stream your favorite music anywhere. Or hang it on a tree with the marine-grade bungee cord and leave it… even if it’s raining. Plasma-coated acoustic skin that is waterproof and dirt-proof, so you’ll be ready to party no matter how wet or messy the path gets. Take your music where it shouldn’t go. It can take it! You can drop it in the mud, toss it in the canoe, dunk it under water and even start a dance party in the river. Control the party from up to 65 feet away from your mobile phone or tablet Play up to 9 hours of non-stop music The Goal Zero Torch 250 No electricity at your campsite? Use the sun to recharge your phone! Get the most reliable emergency LED light for any situation with the Torch 250 Flashlight. Built-in USB charging cable, solar panel and hand crank for bright light anywhere. Red light for emergencies, and USB port to charge your phone. Long-lasting, advanced lithium battery and integrated USB port charges phones and boosts tablets to stay connected up to 48 hours. Durable, rugged construction Zagg Power Amp 18 Zagg makes some great backup batteries, and the Power Amp 18 is one of its biggest. Made of aluminum covered with durable silicon. Multiple USB ports mean you can charge up to three devices at the same time. One charge powers up to six devices. Quick Chip technology delivers the fastest charge to each device. Features a super bright LED flashlight, lantern and emergency beacon. AT&T Unite Explore AT&T’s first rugged hot spot will keep up to 15 devices connected at your campsite. Temporarily share your connection via Guest Wi-Fi with optional timer. Up to 22 hours of battery life on a single charge. Securely connects up to 15 Wi-Fi devices. Rugged design is dustproof, water and shock-resistant.
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Video: Tech Mosquito Expert Talks State Zika-Fighting Strategies

ClipSyndicate Science and Tech - Thu, 2016-03-31 19:03
With the threat of Zika raising concerns, scientists around Texas are collaborating to come up with strategies to identify and control mosquitoes. KAMC's Alyssa Goard spoke with a researcher at Texas Tech who is involved in that effort.
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