Walden Pond flowers reveal effects of global warming

A hundred and fifty years after his death, Henry Thoreau has helped demostrate the effects of global warming on plant life in the US.

Study disputes Facebook-depression link

A recent study conducted by University of Wisconsin researchers refutes a supposed link between depression and the amount of time spent on Facebook and other social-media sites.

New semiconductor synthesized from graphene

Scientists and engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have discovered a completely new carbon-based material, synthesized from graphene, which could mark a big step towards faster electronics.

Dual-fuel gets a run at U. of Wisconsin

Over the past 20 years, the University of Wisconsin Hybrid Vehicle Team has dominated the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Vehicle Competition by winning the event six times.