UW patents a way of making Tylenol’s active ingredient from plant material.
UW research tracks Twitter’s reaction to mass shootings.
Volunteers develop a course to help students help themselves.
The Big Red Ball lets scientists study solar phenomena from the comfort of Earth.
It would recognize images without any power sources.
Hazelnuts are Wisconsin's crop of the future.
Meet the Harry Whitehorse statue near Camp Randall — and sit on it, too.
New technology can capture complex hidden scenes.
A new café helps make the facility more accessible.
They might interfere with weather forecasting.
A new heritage marker honors their history of resistance and resilience.
The Wisconsin Union Theater makes sure the 100th-anniversary season is something special.
Now based at the Arboretum, Journey North marshals an army of amateur biologists.
An innovative study looks to man’s best friend for answers on prevention.
Pregnant women who travel long distances to work face increased risks of adverse birth outcomes.
Meet the new Library Mall sculpture.
Throughout the academic year, campus celebrated the 150th anniversary of women receiving UW degrees.
The landscape of higher education is changing rapidly, says the UW’s chancellor.
The winners of this year’s UW Cool Science Image contest were announced in March.
A young girl — Jo Wilder — solves mysteries of the state.
The UW’s Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection turns 50.
Experts use math to better understand a sea creature’s defense mechanism.
A UW–developed portable weather lab journeys to the Philippine Sea.
An uncertain future for a divisive campus sculpture.
A UW geneticist helped to discover a new yeast species, providing a new flavor to brewing companies.
In 2009, copilot Jeff Skiles ’84 played a key role in the “Miracle on the Hudson” emergency plane landing.
UW economics professor Menzie Chinn explains the tradeoffs of tariff policy.
Who moo? Cool showers can comfort cows while they’re being milked.
The jersey of legendary Badger hockey player and coach Mark Johnson ’94 now hangs from the Kohl Center rafters.
The UW Law School is opening a new clinic to help victims of domestic violence file restraining orders.
Former UW women’s basketball point guard Shawna Nicols ’05 is now the official disc jockey for the Badgers.
3D printing seems like science fiction come to life.
“It’s kind of Star Trek–like,” says Dan Thoma MS’88, PhD’92, director…
After a doctor affiliated with Michigan State University was convicted of sexually assaulting numerous young women under his care,…
After 70 secretive years, a gargoyle has been reunited with its twin. One of the sandstone statues, which sat…
Nomen est omen, said the ancient Romans, who liked their maxims to rhyme: one’s name is one’s destiny. And…
What UW building is the tallest? The answer may surprise you.