On November 4th, the Kraft-Heinz corporation announced it will shutter Madison’s Oscar Mayer meat plant, killing 1,000 Madison-area jobs. Kraft-Heinz, a conglomerate financed by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway and the Brazilian 3G Corporation, will close the 100-year old Madison headquarters and packing facility in stages over the next two years, moving operations to a new […]
You are old, sister Alice, the young man said. How old? 150 years. The past and current presidents of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America join us 150 years after the publication of Alice in Wonderland. More on Lewis Carroll: Nature magazine The Annotated Alice Deluxe 150th Anniversary Edition Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland with […]
The FCC has been busy dishing out low-power FM frequencies in the Madison area. We’ll take a look at the current state of the airwaves with folks from LPFM stations currently up and running in Sun Prairie, Monona and Madison’s west side.
Brian Standing speaks with UW Psychology Ph.D. student Jason Samaha about the blink of the human brain.
We all knew it was coming… the scientists tried to warn us… but we refused to listen. Now it may be too late. Zebra mussels have invaded Lake Mendota. One of those scientists joins us now in the studio. UW Limnologist Jake Vander Zanden speaks with Brian Standing on the topic.
8 O’Clock Buzz engineer Harry Gilbert spoke with scholar Theresa Delgadillo about her new book, Latina Lives in Milwaukee.