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.
Pregnant women who travel long distances to work face increased risks of adverse birth outcomes.
An innovative study looks to man’s best friend for answers on prevention.
Meet the new Library Mall sculpture.
Throughout the academic year, campus celebrated the 150th anniversary of women receiving UW degrees.
The winners of this year’s UW Cool Science Image contest were announced in March.
The landscape of higher education is changing rapidly, says the UW’s chancellor.
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 young girl — Jo Wilder — solves mysteries of the state.
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.
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.
UW economics professor Menzie Chinn explains the tradeoffs of tariff policy.
After a doctor affiliated with Michigan State University was convicted of sexually assaulting numerous young women under his care, including…
After 70 secretive years, a gargoyle has been reunited with its twin. One of the sandstone statues, which sat atop…
3D printing seems like science fiction come to life.
“It’s kind of Star Trek–like,” says Dan Thoma MS’88, PhD’92, director of…
Nomen est omen, said the ancient Romans, who liked their maxims to rhyme: one’s name is one’s destiny. And while…
What UW building is the tallest? The answer may surprise you.
New research from the UW shows video games could help teach empathy to adolescents.
Dutch elm disease claims Elmer, a campus tree more than a century old that stood outside the Hector F. DeLuca Biochemistry Building.
An aspiring journalist chooses an unexpected stop on his career path: his hometown newspaper.
A UW researcher finds that a different kind of breakfast could improve health.
Former U.S. Senator Russ Feingold ’75 returns to the UW to teach, calling on his experiences in the Great Lakes region of Africa.
Between 1919 and 1926, two UW student organizations took the name Ku Klux Klan, and a report delving into that…
A UW class explores cryptocurrencies.
Ferguson the miniature donkey got a hand — actually a leg — from the School of Veterinary Medicine recently to…