Author: WTN News

Research & Development magazine has honored Imago Scientific Instruments with an R&D award for producing "one of the 100 most technologically significant products introduced into the marketplace over the past year."...

With more than 50,000 jobs, Wisconsin ranks 10th among the 50 states in the number of people employed in the plastics industry. A state grant will be used to determine how much the development of biodegradable plastics can expand that industry. ...

UW-Madison and MATC are working together to promote alternative energy production. Their joint effort has yielded a biodiesel reactor that produces clean-burning fuel for laboratory training....

Are blogs really all they are cracked up to be, especially for business purposes? You better believe it, says Buzz Networks columnist Paul Gibler, who provides some useful tips on how your business can become an effective part of the "blogosphere."...

Born in Viroqua, Wisconsin, Mark Lee performed four missions in space in the 1980s and 1990s. He worked on the Hubble Space Telescope and was responsible for "extra-vehicular activities" requiring untethered flight. Now, as a member of the new Wisconsin Aerospace Authority, he is working...

A liquid droplet surrounded by hydrogel is used as an adaptive lens in research from the UW-Madison College of Engineering. The applications of the technology could benefit medical imaging and lab-on-a-chip devices....