Andrew Schechtman-Rook, Graduate Student, Department of Astronomy, UW-Madison, explains advanced modeling techniques and high-resolution near-infrared imaging to study the anatomy of other galaxies and compares them to our own. Mapping this structure is essential to understanding how spir...
Deborah Blum, Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, UW-Madison, examines the history of poisons and the origins of chemical detection then invites the audience to solve a murder or two. Blum explores the way the lessons of forensics can help all of us navigate the maze of toxic chemicals in everyday life.
More than a century after Christopher Columbus's voyage to North America, it was the French who first came to Wisconsin. Explore the relationships between French missionaries, voyageurs and indigenous people.
Make up a bowl of popcorn and sit back with commercial-free, unedited versions of classic films on "WPT Home Theater." From true classics made during Hollywood's Golden Age to more recent instant classics, "WPT Home Theater" delivers the films you want to see again and again.