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A fly fisherman fishing in a river in Mongolia with rolling hills and trees in the background and the words "IN DEEP WATER: The challenges of protecting our most precious resource"

Water is a precious resource. The University of Nevada, Reno Global Water Center works around the globe to develop creative, integrative approaches in solving complex issues related to water resources. The first stop is Cambodia where an interdisciplinary research team is working to find solutions to dams, overfishing and development that threatens the Mekong River and its ecosystem that's relied on by millions of people for their livelihood and for food.

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Computer generated brain with neural net overlay, which reads 'MIND BLOWN: HOW UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO RESEARCHERS ARE RETHINKING THE FUTURE OF NEUROSCIENCE'
An artist;s vision of the future with drones and futuristic architecture and the text 'TOMORROW LAND: ENGINEERING A SMARTER, SUSTAINABLE FUTURE'

 

Evan Gadda wearing a VR headset and the text 'WALKING WITH REALITY: OPENING UP A NEW WORLD FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES THROUGH VIRTUAL REALITY'
Professor Leger open a dresser full of meticulously cataloged and arranged bird eggs and the text 'Curious collection: THE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY COMBINES RESEARCH AND OUTREACH IN ITS ECLECTIC SPACE'

 

Eren Ozmen speaking to a crowd while standing in front of the Dream Chaser spacecraft with the text 'Eren Ozmen: THE BUSINESS OF DREAMING BIG' over the image
A pair of rhinestone-encrusted high heels with colors going from hot pink to neon green with the text 'STIGMA: Let's talk about sex, drugs and homelessness' over the image

 

A woman with her head down in an alley and the words "the hard truth about domestic violence"

 


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