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MADISON (WORT) — Arthur Eigenbrodt and Anna Williams talk about Earth’s newly discovered planetary cousin Kepler-452b.
PNM’er Dennis Shaffer talks with chemist Mahesh Mahanthappa, formerly of the Department of Chemistry, UW-Madison. Mahesh will continue his research this coming Fall in chemical engineering at the University of Minnesota.
MADISON (WORT) — UW-Madison’s Jenna Ryon and Anna Williams check out new efforts to locate extraterrestrial intelligence.
MADISON (WORT) — Each year, Madisonians celebrate Atwoodfest, named for the neighborhood and thoroughfare on the city’s east side. David Atwood, the street’s namesake, was one of Madison’s first mayors and his legacy is still felt today. Hosted by Madison Historian Stu Levitan.
The University of Wisconsin – Madison, is a science juggernaut that brings more than $1 billion in federal grants to Madison, making UW the third largest university in the country in volume of research. With 17 research centers, 120 doctoral fields, and nearly 10,000 grad students, UW produces research and results in so many fields, […]
MADISON (WORT) — Governor Scott Walker is under fire from LGBT groups after criticizing the Boy Scouts of America’s decision to accept gay troop leaders. Patrick Waring has the story.