UNMC Opens Virtual Reality Innovation Academy

UNMC Opens Virtual Reality Innovation Academy

A new facility at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha will allow health care students to develop their skills in augmented reality and virtual reality. UNMC is welcoming its first class for the new EON Reality VR Innovation Academy, or VRIA. “The EON...
Local grant gives youth access to technology

Local grant gives youth access to technology

This coming school year, Norfolk teachers might have to change their curriculum. Nucor Detailing Center is one of this year’s recipients of the Developing Youth Talent Initiative Grant. The $125,000 grant, offered by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development and...
Robot helps bomb squad assess threats

Robot helps bomb squad assess threats

A new nimble, black, tracked tactical robot for Lincoln’s bomb squad won’t move faster than 5 mph, but its operators believe it could help the squad or a SWAT team defuse tense situations faster. The ICOR Technology Mini-Caliber bot doesn’t have a...