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(WORT) — Ever since Pluto was demoted to a dwarf planet, our solar system has official contained eight planets. But recently, evidence of a ninth planet hiding in the outer limits of our solar system has surfaced.
A Republican lawmaker is proposing a “Sexual Assault Amnesty Bill” that would allow victims of sexual assault to seek assistance from authorities without worrying about being cited for underage drinking. The bill has support from law enforcement, university officials, and advocacy groups. But will it significantly impact the under-reporting of sexual assaults? Darien Lamen reports.
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Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon talks with Wisconsin electronic musicians Thomas Wincek and Samarah in a live podcast recorded Wednesday, January 20 at the High Noon Saloon. Subscribe to the Tone Madison/WORT-FM podcast on iTunes.
In this week’s episode, PNM looks into the basic mechanism and potential of gene editing. This technique, often referred to as a tool, uses a delivery system for CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats) containing a protein, mostly Cas9, that can snip out targeted genes, and optionally replace those genes. Our guest is Krishanu […]
(WORT) — The Weary Traveler’s Joe Dunscombe recently was the guest chef for the Taste of the Market Breakfast at the Dane County Winter Farmers’ Market. He spoke to host André Darlington about the experience.