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Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez runs toward the end zone with Illinois' Jamal Milan and Owen Carney in pursuit.

Vashoune Russell/for Illinois Public Media

News Local/State
September 22, 2019

Nebraska Slips Past Illinois 42-38 In Conference Opener

Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez Martinez passed for 327 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Cornhuskers over Illinois 42-38 in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.

Robin Lubbock/WBUR

News Local/State
September 20, 2019

For Green Energy, MIT Aims To Build ‘A Star On Earth’

The future of fusion energy is right around the corner. You'll find it off Massachusetts Avenue, on Albany Street in Cambridge. It's on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in an old, low-rise, brown brick building once owned by Nabisco.

The lobster boat Sharon Leigh in the Gulf of Maine.

Screenshot/PBS NewsHour

News Local/State
September 20, 2019

What Rising Temperatures In The Gulf Of Maine Mean For The State’s Lobster Industry

The Gulf of Maine is known for lobsters, which form the foundation of an industry critical to the state’s economy. Due to climate change, the waters off southern New England have become too warm for the temperature-sensitive crustaceans, leaving Maine as the “sweet spot” for fishing them. But the Gulf’s own rising temperatures mean the lobster boom may not last forever.

Forever My Boys rap group

Christine Herman/Illinois Public Media

News Local/State
September 20, 2019

C-U Rap Group ‘Forever My Brothers’ Promotes Nonviolence Through Music

A group of teenage boys in Champaign-Urbana has made it their mission to address the issue of gun violence through rap music. "Forever My Brothers" will perform their second live performance at an “International Day of Peace” event at the intersection of Silver and Vawter Urbana from 2 to 5 pm on Saturday, September 21.

Courtesy NuScale Power

News Local/State
September 20, 2019

Big Plans For Small Nuclear Plants

The future of nuclear power has long been part of the history of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. MIT's Nuclear Reactor Laboratory, built in the 1950s, is the second-largest university reactor in the United States. But it's small — operating at just 1% of the energy of the recently closed Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station.

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