Season 2019

xConnectNW reaches out to experts in the region to inform and educate viewers on key happenings in the Pacific Northwest. xConnectNW is run by interns from The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication on the Washington State University campus with guidance from Northwest Public Broadcasting staff.

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xConnect Northwest

A Collaboration Of Science And Art

WSU chemistry and fine arts team up to create a mural that changes color with heat.

A Collaboration Of Science And Art

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xConnect Northwest

Learn How An Organic Farm Operates

Organic farmer, working in partnership with WSU explains how organic farming works.

Learn How An Organic Farm Operates

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xConnect Northwest

Studying Salmon Using A Drone

WSU graduate student uses a drone to study the number of salmon nests in particular rivers

Studying Salmon Using A Drone

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xConnect Northwest

The Past, Studied By Women, Written By Men

Women archaeologists rarely get published even though they make up 90% of the workforce.

The Past, Studied By Women, Written By Men

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xConnect Northwest

WSU Researching Direct Root Zone Watering

Below ground watering system that can save over 30% more water than traditional methods.

WSU Researching Direct Root Zone Watering

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xConnect Northwest

Using Magnets To Create Lenses

WSU grad students are researching how magnetic liquid molds can make lenses.

Using Magnets To Create Lenses

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xConnect Northwest

Breeding Bees At Washington State University

Melanie Kirby and her beekeepers talk about all that goes into keeping beehive healthy.

Breeding Bees At Washington State University

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xConnect Northwest

Epigenetics and How It Effects The Next Generation

Genetics or environment? Which is more important for understanding disease susceptibility?

Epigenetics and How It Effects The Next Generation