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CLIMATE CHANGE & PLANT REPRODUCTION

IS CLIMATE CHANGE AFFECTING HOW PLANTS REPRODUCE? THAT'S THE QUESTION BEHIND A PROJECT LAUNCHING AT SAN DIEGO STATE THIS FALL. KPBS EDUCATION REPORTER MEGAN BURKS INTRODUCES US TO SOME OF THE SCIENTISTS TAKING PART, AND THE NATIVE PLANT THEY'RE STUDYING.

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Duration: 00:04:45


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Courage, Cancer & College

San Diego State University student struggles to stay in school after his mom is diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. A university staff member starts a crisis fund to help these students.

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Duration: 00:04:48


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Farming Kelp

San Diego is farming kelp to satisfy the taste for seaweed.

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Duration: 00:03:45


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Navy Whales

The Navy is rolling out its latest plan to manage wildlife in the training ground for the waters from southern California to Hawaii. After years of legal battles, environmentalists worry the Navy is backsliding in its latest plan.

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Duration: 00:04:20


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DRONES IN ARCTIC RESEARCH

SAN DIEGO RESEARCHERS ARE DEPLOYING NEW TOOLS TO STUDY THE ANTARCTIC'S UNDERWATER FOOD WEB. NOAA SCIENTISTS HAVE TRACKED KRILL POPULATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN OCEANS FOR YEARS, BUT FOR THE FIRST TIME, THEY PLAN TO USE AUTONOMOUS DRONES TO HELP WITH THE RESEARCH.

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