When some schools barred the door, UW–Madison welcomed black students from around the country who then went …
By ten thousand years ago, woolly mammoths had gone extinct from mainland Asia and North America. But a …
Electronic cigarettes can’t be sold or marketed as smoking cessation aids, but many smokers see so-called vaping as …
UW–Madison is home to one of the most flexible and unique research facilities in North America.
UW researchers study specialization among youth athletes.
The selfie stick’s got nothing on this camera pioneered by UW researchers.
Apart from being quadrupedal, furry, and commonly found on your couch, cats and dogs have little in common. But the two species share one more …
Feeling overwhelmed? UW research shows one simple act can make a difference.
ESPN’s Andy Katz ’90 feels the pull of the classroom.
UW graduate students develop a new use for drones: detecting explosives buried in war zones.
For a World War I veteran’s loved ones, a UW degree is better later than never.
UW scientists hope that quickly sharing results will generate answers about the virus.
Big find: specimens George Washington Carver collected uncovered at the UW.
We’re right at the dawn of space agriculture.
The UW campus is now home to a food pantry for students who don’t know where their next meal will come from.
From its founder to its roster, the success of the Madison Radicals is grounded in the UW’s strong ties to ultimate Frisbee.
The effects of a warmer Earth will last and last and last.
Soldiers share the songs that served as their soundtrack in Vietnam.
Not your average wallpaper.
Galápagos Islands find.
UW's first enologist is mixing science and business to make Wisconsin's wine — and its wine industry — more robust.
UW computer sciences professor Gurindar Sohi developed technology that is at the heart of a legal dispute with Apple, Inc.
Lego wants to turn its iconic bricks green by investing $150 million to find cleaner ways to manufacture them. But the …
In the years …
Something's missing from University Avenue.
States may not be getting the financial benefits that the $5 billion private prison industry advertises. Anita Mukherjee, an assistant …
UW researchers weave fabric that can harness solar energy.
Kandis Elliot’s work tells a beautiful big fish story.
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UW’s Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center researchers identified a method to make paper easier to produce.
In April 1990, students began a nearly weeklong sit-in outside the chancellor's office
UW has one manhole for every 238 and a half feet of pipe.
Sam Dekker’s trip to New York generated much suspense — and a perfect ending.
The sport of kings comes to UW-Madison, with help from an aspiring veterinarian.