One topic you wont hear about at the Democratic convention is public education. Tony Castaneda and guest Tim Slekar of Busted Pencils discuss what the Dems need to do to build public support for schools that prepare our kids for full citizenship, not test taking.
(WORT) — UW-Madison Astronomy scholars Jenna Ryon and Anna Williams tell us about Mercury’s pencil lead crust.
(WORT) — UW-Madison Astronomy students Jenna Ryon and Arthur Eigenbrot honor Astronaut Edgar Mitchell who passed away this month at the age of 85.
(WORT) — This week, we cover a small victory for Tiny Houses, legislation making it easier to privatize public water utilities, and the new tenure policy brewing at the University of Wisconsin.
(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.
(WORT) — For the first time in human history, a flower has bloomed in space.