Tag Science

Well-traveled journalist to visit campus as Science Writer in Residence

Alexandra "Alex" Witze, a contributing correspondent for Nature and Science News magazines, will be on campus for a week beginning April 18.

Wisconsin Energy Institute adds spark to Crawford County classroom

Lisa Andresen is teaching science for the first time this year with the help of two WEI educator institutes she attended.

Four UW–Madison students win prestigious Goldwater Scholarships

Out of the 1,150 nominations received in 2016, 252 scholars were named nationwide. All four of UW–Madison’s nominees received the award.

Siftr: Web tool for citizen science, ethnography, teaching

The Field Day Lab's creation is already in use in different corners of the globe and is gaining traction, especially among educators.

Contest seeks more amazing science images

To recognize the artistic merit of scientific imagery, the sixth annual Cool Science Image Contest is soliciting the most stunning visuals from student, faculty and staff scientists.

Podcasts showcase stories, science and secrets behind UW–Madison research

The first season of Science Narratives addresses social robotics, highlighting the work of Bilge Mutlu, director of the Wisconsin Human-Computer Interaction Lab.

Bird habitat changing quickly as climate change proceeds

The climatic conditions needed by 285 species of land birds in the United States have moved rapidly between 1950 and 2011 as a result of…