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Earlier algae blooms, lingering toxins: Invasive species cause big changes to a lake’s microbial community

March 15, 2023

Two invasive species are having an outsized impact on toxic algae blooms according to a recent study from UW–Madison, which shows that algal toxins stay in water longer thanks to the combined effects of invasive species on Lake Mendota's microbial community.

Smooth sailing for electrons in graphene

February 16, 2023

Physicists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison directly measured, for the first time at nanometer resolution, the fluid-like flow of electrons in graphene.

New UW institute to study evidence-based solutions to diversity-related challenges

February 16, 2023

The new Institute for Diversity Science will be a hub for studying the discrimination and evaluating solutions.

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