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 November 17, 2007
A New Wrinkle
CALS research launches a rival to BoTox.
Posted on November 16, 2007
CALS’ new microbiology research building is an experiment in collaboration.
Posted on October 17, 2007
The Hidden Power of Plants
Grasses and crop residues could become the alternative fuels of the future, but scientists must first unlock their energy. With a new $125 million grant, CALS scientists are turning everywhere––even to insects––to figure out how.
Wisconsin's Magazine for the Life Sciences