• Posted on March 8, 2024
    Five CALS Discoveries That Changed the World

      Last year, the University of Wisconsin–Madison turned 175. The university has been celebrating this impressive milestone by hosting campus and statewide festivities and by […]

  • Posted on March 6, 2014
  • Posted on November 20, 2013
    Will Dead Species Live Again?

    It sounds like science fiction—but it could happen in real life. Stan Temple describes “de-extinction” and its promise for conservation.

  • Posted on June 18, 2013
    The Value of GMOs

    A long-term study sheds light—and numbers—on benefits to farmers

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    Getting to the heart of a problem

    Research sheds light on a deadly condition

  • Posted on February 26, 2012
    Tech Transfer Showcase

    The discovery-to-marketplace trail blazed by Harry Steenbock remains strong today. Here are some CALS-based businesses you should know about.

  • Posted on February 27, 2009
    Going to Extremes

    Extremeophilic microbes have learned how to deal with
    near-boiling temperatures and other brutal conditions. To microbiologists, that makes
    them fascinating—and useful.

  • Posted on October 28, 2008
    Coming Off the Bench

    Career paths in the biotech industry are expanding beyond science.

  • Posted on October 23, 2008
    The Grow Dozen: 12 Alumni who are making a difference in biotechnology

    12 Alumni who are making a difference in the biotechnology industry.

  • Posted on October 20, 2008
    Catch up with…Bryan Renk

    Chief executive officer of aOva Technologies shares his thoughts on a growing company.

  • Posted on June 29, 2008
    Nature’s Stylus

    Meet the diatom: a tiny ocean plant with a knack for drawing. Scientists have big ideas for these little algae–but first they have to figure them out.

  • Posted on January 16, 2008
    Youth Movement

    High-school students tackle real science in CALS labs.