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polar vortex


Extreme cold increasingly rare for Wisconsin, but polar vortex could be more common in warmer climate

Posted February 14, 2019


Madison Lakes


Reddit competes to visualize Madison’s prized Lake Mendota ice data

Posted February 14, 2019


Wisconsin


Wisconsin joins state-led effort to implement Paris climate accord policies

Posted February 14, 2019


climate change


The Tiny Swiss Company That Thinks It Can Help Stop Climate Change

Posted February 14, 2019


salt


For healthier lakes, rivers, and drinking water, hold the salt

Posted February 7, 2019


lake levels


Dane County lake levels report evaluates prevention, mitigation scenarios

Posted February 7, 2019


climate change


Climate Change Could Leave Thousands of Lakes Ice-Free

Posted February 7, 2019


tech ranking


Wisconsin lands in 25th place in a state science and technology ranking

Posted February 4, 2019


polar vortex


A Closer Look at the Polar Vortex’s Dangerously Cold Winds

Posted February 1, 2019


climate change


As the climate warms, tens of thousands of lakes
may spend winters ice free

Posted January 30, 2019


water faucet


Annual water use in Madison drops by a billion gallons in six years

Posted January 30, 2019


sweat


Your Sweat Will See You Now

Posted January 24, 2019


climate change


With fire, warming and drought, Yellowstone forests could be grassland by mid-century

Posted January 18, 2019


Richard Feynmen


Surely You’re a Creep, Mr. Feynman

Posted January 16, 2019


glacier


Antarctic ice sheet could suffer a one-two climate punch

Posted January 16, 2019


pollution


Bucking trend, Wisconsin utilities burned more coal in 2017; environmentalists warn against gas investments

Posted January 16, 2019


Congress


An Ocean Engineer and a Nuclear Physicist Walk Into Congress …

Posted January 16, 2019


peacock


How Beauty Is Making Scientists Rethink Evolution

Posted January 16, 2019


STEM


Students in Rural America Ask, ‘What Is a University Without a History Major?’

Posted January 16, 2019


STEM


Ocean Warming Is Accelerating Faster Than Thought, New Research Finds

 

Posted January 16, 2019


STEM



Study: Immigrant kids deliberately build STEM skills

 

Posted January 8, 2019


NSSME report


Report of the 2018 National Survey of Science & Mathematics Education

 

Posted January 8, 2019


marijuana cigarette


What Advocates of Legalizing Pot Don't Want You to Know

 

Posted January 7, 2019


   

 

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