Author: WTN News

MADISON - Space Place, the University of Wisconsin-Madison's astronomy outreach center, will be moving to a new location at Villager Mall, opening Sunday, Aug. 28. Opening week activities continue through Thursday, Sept. 1 and are free and open to the public. ...

Despite gains in the training of women scientists and the implementation of programs to help women overcome ingrained barriers, the career path of most women scientists at universities remains a difficult trek, fraught with roadblocks of bias, a sometimes chilly campus climate and the challenge...

A company whose fuel technology was developed at the USDA Forest Products Laboratory in Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been acquired by Xethanol Corp. of New York....

A microscope developed by a Madison company to pinpoint individual atoms and to produce an electron image has been put to use by a Japanese organization and will be showcased at an upcoming symposium in California. ...

There is nothing that could have been done to avert the 26 tornadoes that swept through Wisconsin last Thursday. But thanks to technology, warning systems for such storms and aftermath clean-up efforts are vastly improved....