articles tagged "Brian Standing"

Gogebic Taconite President Faces Charges in Spain

Monday, 30 December 2013 | buzz
Aerial photograph showing illegal wells

The man who wants to open an open pit iron mine in northern Wisconsin faces criminal charges in Spain for dumping arsenic into groundwater. We hear from geologist Antonio Perez-Porto. more »

Festivus at the Wisconsin Capitol

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | buzz
Festivus pole

The traditional Festivus “airing of grievances” took place in the Wisconsin Capitol rotunda at noon on December 23, 2013. Wisconsin residents sure have a lot to get off their chests. Activist Greg Gordon gave Monday Buzz host Brian Standing a preview. more »

The Inventor of Karaoke

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | buzz
microphones

Daisuke Inoue invented the karaoke in 1969, but never patented it. Atlantic reporter Alexis Madrigal tells Brian Standing the whole story. more »

The Physics of Ant Swarms

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | buzz
An ant

Swarming ants flow like syrup or spring back like rubber balls, whichever suits them. Could this lead to self-healing bridges? Is there a swarm intelligence directing this behavior? New York Times science reporter James Gorman chats with Monday Buzz host Brian Standing. more »

“Unitimidated” Rocks the Airwaves for the First Time

Tuesday, 24 December 2013 | buzz
"Unitimidated: Wisconsin Sings Truth to Power" book cover

“Twenty, twenty, twenty, twenty below, we’re unintimidated!” more »

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