Madison-based Spooky Boobs Collective members Maggie Snyder and Myszka Lewis spoke with 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing about their feminist art practice and upcoming exhibition at the Overture Art Gallery.
Harvey Bootsma, a limnologist with the School of Freshwater Sciences at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, spoke with 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing about the explosion of invasive species in the Mississippi watershed and the Great Lakes.
ACLU Wisconsin attorney Karyn Rotker joined 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing to talk about an ordinance that attempts to prohibit people from asking for change, a scourge it termed “aggressive panhandling.”
After the second-warmest December on record, Wisconsin experienced its first real taste of winter to usher in 2016. We just cleared the solstice, the ground is frozen (even if the lakes aren’t yet), but even so, Nature’s clock is ticking and preparations for spring are already underway. On Sunday, January 3rd, University of Wisconsin Arboretum […]
As construction continues on Madison’s long-awaited Union Corners development, one group of nearby residents of the area have found themselves booted out of the vicinity. Two weeks ago, “no parking, no standing” signs sprouted up along Winnebago Street extension, apparently aimed at removing an informal encampment of homeless living in their automobiles and recreational vehicles. […]
Science fiction is full of cautionary tales about genetically engineered human beings. That technology is fiction no more. The journal Science recently named the CRISPR-CAS9 gene editing technique the most significant scientific breakthrough of 2015. Jun Jiu Huang of Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China used the technique on non-viable in-vitro fertilization embryos to turn […]