Showing 10 of 12 results for "Natural & Physical Sciences"
Here&Now

A roundup of the latest happenings on campus in UW–Madison's College of Letters & Science

Fall 2023
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Flock Song

In fall, songbirds make a joyful noise. UW neuroscientists are studying starlings for insights into the brain’s natural motivation and reward systems.

Fall 2022
Give&Transform
Good Chemistry

Martha and Charles Casey champion the people and programs that spark progress at UW-Madison.

Fall 2022
Asked&Answered
Can Wisconsin’s forests be managed for carbon?

PhD student Bailey Murphy ponders whether Wisconsin’s forests can be managed for carbon.

Fall 2022
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A Mysterious Kingdom

From mushrooms to mildews, fungi form the webs of life. UW experts are working to expand our knowledge of these life forms.

Spring 2022
Asked&Answered
How does life begin?

PhD student Lena Vincent pursues the biggest question in her research on the chemical origins of life.

Spring 2022
Here&Now

Women in STEM, Top Diplomat, Picturing the Universe, Living History, and more.

Spring 2022
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Catalyst for Change

John Berry and his students have discovered a way to produce nitrogen and, in the process, harness energy without greenhouse gases. A patent and funding from the Department of Energy will power further work.

Spring 2022
Explore&Discover
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Taking the Long View

Long-term restoration of a biodiversity hotspot hinges on getting seeds to the right place at the right time.

Spring 2023
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Where It All Began

A new multidisciplinary center is poised to explore the origins of life in the universe.

Spring 2023