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MADISON (WORT) — Madison Mayor Paul Soglin is authorizing the publicly commissioned Philosopher’s Grove art installation to be removed. Soglin says the concentration of homeless people and others are to blame for frequent lawbreaking. Dylan Brogan reports.
Tonight, we broadcast an old show that originally aired on July 15, 1999. In that show, one time PNM’er Susan Nossal reports from a conference held at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado. She talked with two scientists about their research concerning the middle and upper atmosphere. Also, Tricia Casper, another past […]
MADISON (WORT) — Mayor Paul Soglin is proposing to the Madison Common Council some new ordinances that would limit the time that anyone could stand, sit, or lay down in the central business district. Several advocates for the homeless spoke to WORT’s Craig McComb in studio.
MADISON (WORT) — Astronomers know that Earth is around 4.6 billion years old, but how exactly do they determine the age of other planets, not to mention stars?
Tonight we talked with two wildlife ecologists, David Drake from the Department of Forestry and Wildlife Ecology and Marcus Mueller, his graduate assistant. They discussed with PNM’s Dennis Shaffer about the UW Urban Canid Project, which solicits input from the public through social media where red foxes and coyotes might be found in the city limits of Madison.
After writer and musician Daiquiri Rene Jones moved to Madison a few years ago, the trio Autographite coalesced around his heady, meandering spoken-word material. Tone Madison’s Scott Gordon has the interview.