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

‚Ä®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.