NE SciFest Essay Contest

The NE SciFest Essay Contest is back again. This year we want you to write an essay answering the question below and be entered to win a NE SciFest swag package. This year’s SciFest essay question is: Name your favorite science discovery since 2000 and explain why it tops the list. Contest is open to …

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NE SciFest Social Media Trivia

Science is all around us. So, even though the festival looks different this year, we can still have some virtual science fun! Running every day through the festival we’re bringing back our NE SciFest Social Media Science Trivia. Everyday we will be posting a trivia question (riddle, clue, etc.) on our social media pages related …

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NE SciFest Scavenger Hunt

Let's go outside and hunt for science! Download the scavenger hunt (on April 1) and go out and search for science. Ten quests await you - no matter where you live in Nebraska. You have all month long, April 1-30, to complete these tasks. Once you find all of the items, take a picture and …

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Antimicrobial Post-Pandemic Challenge

Join us for a month-long local and international challenge to design and prototype antimicrobial 3D printed solutions for a post-pandemic world. In a world where so much has changed, there are endless possibilities for innovations with antimicrobial technologies. Open to national and international teams of high schoolers and older. Free, no cost to participate. Projects …

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“Ask a Meteorologist” featuring Matt Serwe

The Durham Museum 801 S 10th Street, Omaha

Get your questions ready for our "Ask a Meteorologist" virtual event with KETV Newswatch 7's very own Matt Serwe. Matt will join us live on our festival Facebook page on April 15 at 10am to answer all your science and weather questions. Meteorologist Matt Serwe joined the First News crew in November 2012. After nearly …

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