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Old Maps, New Stories

Episode #938

Saturday, Apr 29 at 4:34 am

The Universe Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Episode #1461

Saturday, Apr 29 at 6:00 am

Writing Wisconsin's Communities

Episode #1459

Saturday, Apr 29 at 6:55 am

Wisconsin's Famous Effigy Mounds

Episode #1458

Saturday, Apr 29 at 8:23 am

Genetics of Complex Traits In Dogs

Episode #1491

Sunday, Apr 30 at 4:00 am

The Ecological Garden

Episode #1392

Sunday, Apr 30 at 6:00 am

Aquatic Invasive Species In Wisconsin

Episode #1473

Sunday, Apr 30 at 6:32 am

Innovations In Medicine

Episode #1510

Sunday, Apr 30 at 7:37 am

Cultural Entomology: Insects In Our Lives

Episode #1455

Monday, May 1 at 4:05 am

Ye Olde Pub: England's Early Drinking Houses

Episode #1411

Monday, May 1 at 6:00 am

Dressing Children in the 19th Century

Episode #1410

Monday, May 1 at 6:43 am

Our Brain's Addiction to Stories

Episode #1448

Monday, May 1 at 7:38 am

Ship Captain's Daughter

Episode #1499

Monday, May 1 at 8:17 am

Tick-Borne Disease in Wisconsin

Episode #1252

Monday, May 1 at 2:00 pm

The Uw Urban Canid Project

Episode #1438

Monday, May 1 at 3:53 pm

The World War I Centennial

Episode #1028

Monday, May 1 at 9:00 pm

Forest Management? Why Bother?

Episode #1238

Tuesday, May 2 at 4:30 am

The Art of Blown Glass Scientific Tools

Episode #1077

Tuesday, May 2 at 6:00 am

Community at the Harley Davidson Fall Ride

Episode #1389

Tuesday, May 2 at 6:54 am

2015 Wisconsin Plant Insect Update

Episode #1365

Tuesday, May 2 at 7:41 am

Imaging Live Cells Under Viral Attack

Episode #1493

Tuesday, May 2 at 8:03 am

Children Are Not Colorblind

Episode #1288

Tuesday, May 2 at 2:00 pm

How Do I Manage Weeds?

Episode #1480

Tuesday, May 2 at 3:06 pm

Chemical Origins of Life Research

Episode #1462

Tuesday, May 2 at 3:56 pm

Magnetic Fields in the Universe

Episode #1390

Tuesday, May 2 at 9:00 pm

How to Attract Wildlife In Your Woods

Episode #1306

Wednesday, May 3 at 6:00 am

What's Damaging My Woods?

Episode #1314

Wednesday, May 3 at 7:11 am

Oak Woodland Management

Episode #1514

Wednesday, May 3 at 8:22 am

Community Food Access Through Farmers Markets

Episode #1328

Wednesday, May 3 at 2:00 pm

Windy Drumlins Aquaponics

Episode #1409

Wednesday, May 3 at 3:00 pm

Wisconsin Local Food Consumer Survey Results

Episode #1377

Wednesday, May 3 at 3:52 pm

Three-Season Mushroom Garden

Episode #1395

Wednesday, May 3 at 4:17 pm

The Well-Being of the Caregiver

Episode #1447

Wednesday, May 3 at 9:00 pm

The Weather Guys

Episode #1043

Thursday, May 4 at 6:30 am

Corn Rootworm Resistance Management

Episode #1366

Thursday, May 4 at 7:25 am

Uncertainty, Innovation, and the Human Spirit

Episode #1451

Thursday, May 4 at 7:50 am

Frac Sand Resources of Wisconsin

Episode #1130

Thursday, May 4 at 2:00 pm

Rain Gardens

Episode #1454

Thursday, May 4 at 3:42 pm

Soil Health, Microbiology and Grazing

Episode #1420

Thursday, May 4 at 4:15 pm

Organic Agriculture In Wisconsin

Episode #1452

Thursday, May 4 at 9:00 pm

Response to Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care

Episode #1081

Friday, May 5 at 6:00 am

The Jet Stream

Episode #1481

Friday, May 5 at 6:49 am

Oak Ecosystem Ecology

Episode #1513

Friday, May 5 at 8:29 am

Smooth Swallowing

Episode #1021

Friday, May 5 at 2:00 pm

Calving Issues On Pasture

Episode #1421

Friday, May 5 at 2:55 pm

The Promise and Pitfalls of Crispr

Episode #1457

Friday, May 5 at 4:11 pm

Bats of Wisconsin

Episode #1442

Saturday, May 6 at 4:32 am

Preparing for the Upcoming Bumpy Ride In Ag

Episode #1417

Sunday, May 7 at 6:00 am

Cosmic Chemistry

Episode #1425

Monday, May 8 at 2:00 pm

Mastodons of the UW Geology Museum

Episode #1445

Monday, May 8 at 2:45 pm

The Walleye War and Its Aftermath

Episode #1463

Monday, May 8 at 4:18 pm

Digital Disconnect: The Internet and Democracy

Episode #1315

Monday, May 8 at 9:00 pm

Molecular Archaeology

Episode #1150

Tuesday, May 9 at 2:00 pm

How to Talk About Gmos

Episode #1418

Tuesday, May 9 at 2:48 pm

New Horizons, the Mission to Pluto

Episode #1229

Tuesday, May 9 at 9:00 pm

The Science of Soil Health

Episode #1402

Wednesday, May 10 at 2:00 pm

Reducing Soil Erosion and Improving Soil Health

Episode #1403

Wednesday, May 10 at 2:41 pm

Cover Crops As A Nutrient Source

Episode #1404

Wednesday, May 10 at 3:11 pm

Cover Crops and Water Quality

Episode #1405

Wednesday, May 10 at 3:35 pm

Cover Crops, Forages and Grazing

Episode #1406

Wednesday, May 10 at 4:05 pm

The Meta-Economics of Cover Crops

Episode #1407

Wednesday, May 10 at 4:31 pm

Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Inertia of Injustice

Episode #1086

Wednesday, May 10 at 9:00 pm

How to Build A Galaxy In Three Easy Steps

Episode #1152

Thursday, May 11 at 2:00 pm

Growth Attenuation and Disabled Children

Episode #1161

Thursday, May 11 at 2:40 pm

The United States and the Great War

Episode #1401

Thursday, May 11 at 3:11 pm

Project Budburst

Episode #1443

Thursday, May 11 at 4:03 pm

Growing Grapes in Wisconsin

Episode #1226

Thursday, May 11 at 9:00 pm

Old Time Radio Drama: Forbidden Planet Decoded

Episode #927

Friday, May 12 at 3:47 am

Tales of Star Clusters

Episode #1450

Friday, May 12 at 2:00 pm

De-Extinction: Resurrecting Extinct Species

Episode #1471

Friday, May 12 at 4:00 pm

Tornadoes and Derechos In Central North America

Episode #894

Saturday, May 13 at 3:54 am

Living in the Extreme in Sierra Leone

Episode #1189

Monday, May 15 at 2:00 pm

Furbearers and Forest Wildlife

Episode #1441

Monday, May 15 at 3:02 pm

Christianity In India

Episode #1506

Monday, May 15 at 4:01 pm

Ageism: Societal Perceptions of Aging

Episode #1205

Monday, May 15 at 9:00 pm

Secrets of Antarctic Weather and Climate

Episode #1045

Tuesday, May 16 at 2:00 pm

Don't Fall Down

Episode #1453

Tuesday, May 16 at 2:56 pm

Landscaping With Native Plants

Episode #1263

Wednesday, May 17 at 2:02 pm

Invasive Plant Identification and Control

Episode #1394

Wednesday, May 17 at 2:46 pm

Ten Common Landscape Mistakes

Episode #1396

Wednesday, May 17 at 3:42 pm

Attracting and Raising Monarch Butterflies

Episode #1472

Wednesday, May 17 at 4:28 pm

Cardiovascular Health and Cholesterol

Episode #1214

Thursday, May 18 at 2:00 pm

The Wisconsin Master Naturalist Program

Episode #1444

Thursday, May 18 at 3:02 pm

The Adventures of Topper & It Happened Tomorrow

Episode #1103

Friday, May 19 at 3:46 am

Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

Episode #1136

Friday, May 19 at 2:00 pm

The Effects of Plastics On Brain and Behavior

Episode #1449

Friday, May 19 at 3:17 pm

Ethics, Society, and Advances In Brain Science

Episode #1549

Friday, May 19 at 4:06 pm

Kissel, Wisconsin's Luxury Automobile

Episode #1192

Monday, May 22 at 2:00 pm

Preserving Native Languages In Wisconsin

Episode #1262

Monday, May 22 at 2:38 pm

Archaeology, Crime Fiction, and Science

Episode #1456

Monday, May 22 at 4:18 pm

Tracking Fecal Bacteria in Groundwater

Episode #1102

Tuesday, May 23 at 2:00 pm

Helping Preterm Babies Using Diaper Diagnostics

Episode #1154

Tuesday, May 23 at 3:00 pm

Getting Started With Chickens

Episode #974

Thursday, May 25 at 4:00 am

Emerging Diseases of the 21st Century

Episode #1186

Thursday, May 25 at 2:29 pm

Women Who Dare

Episode #1446

Thursday, May 25 at 3:31 pm

Who We Are as a Nation: Sister Simone Campbell

Episode #912

Friday, May 26 at 3:46 am

Red Bikes, Green Transportation

Episode #1228

Friday, May 26 at 2:00 pm

Caring for Your Heart and Arteries

Episode #1474

Friday, May 26 at 4:00 pm

Wisconsin's Arthur Macarthur

Episode #950

Sunday, May 28 at 4:00 am

Previous Broadcasts

Oak Ecosystem Ecology

Episode #1513

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 4:29 pm

Cultural Entomology: Insects In Our Lives

Episode #1455

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 3:42 pm

The Jet Stream

Episode #1481

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 2:49 pm

Response to Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care

Episode #1081

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 2:00 pm

Innovations In Medicine

Episode #1510

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 7:37 am

Sleep and Society

Episode #1505

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 6:53 am

How McArdle Scientists Found the Causes of Cancer

Episode #1112

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 6:00 am

1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed

Episode #1337

Friday, Apr 28 2017 at 3:55 am

Uncertainty, Innovation, and the Human Spirit

Episode #1451

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 3:50 pm

Corn Rootworm Resistance Management

Episode #1366

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 3:25 pm

The Weather Guys

Episode #1043

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 2:30 pm

The Politics of Resentment

Episode #1413

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 8:08 am

Harley-Davidson's Lost Photographs, 1915-1916

Episode #1158

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 7:22 am

Nero

Episode #1071

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 6:30 am

Door County Maritime Archeology

Episode #1236

Thursday, Apr 27 2017 at 4:30 am

Genetics of Complex Traits In Dogs

Episode #1491

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 9:00 pm

Oak Woodland Management

Episode #1514

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 4:22 pm

What's Damaging My Woods?

Episode #1314

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 3:11 pm

How to Attract Wildlife In Your Woods

Episode #1306

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 2:00 pm

Aquatic Invasive Species In Wisconsin

Episode #1473

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 7:54 am

Lake Health 101

Episode #1439

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 6:55 am

Partnership to Protect Wisconsin's Lakes

Episode #1408

Wednesday, Apr 26 2017 at 6:00 am

Gustav Klimt As Viennese Modernist

Episode #1341

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 9:00 pm

Imaging Live Cells Under Viral Attack

Episode #1493

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 4:03 pm

2015 Wisconsin Plant Insect Update

Episode #1365

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 3:41 pm

Community at the Harley Davidson Fall Ride

Episode #1389

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 2:54 pm

The Art of Blown Glass Scientific Tools

Episode #1077

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 2:00 pm

Don't Fall Down

Episode #1453

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 8:02 am

Furbearers and Forest Wildlife

Episode #1441

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 7:03 am

Five Myths About The Scientific Revolution

Episode #1414

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 6:00 am

Wisconsin 101: Our History In Objects

Episode #1298

Tuesday, Apr 25 2017 at 4:30 am

Ship Captain's Daughter

Episode #1499

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 4:17 pm

Our Brain's Addiction to Stories

Episode #1448

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 3:38 pm

Dressing Children in the 19th Century

Episode #1410

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 2:43 pm

Ye Olde Pub: England's Early Drinking Houses

Episode #1411

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 2:00 pm

Wisconsin's Famous Effigy Mounds

Episode #1458

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 8:25 am

Bats of Wisconsin

Episode #1442

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 8:00 am

Tales of Star Clusters

Episode #1450

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 7:00 am

Flight Simulator for Surgeons

Episode #1132

Monday, Apr 24 2017 at 6:00 am

Writing Wisconsin's Communities

Episode #1459

Sunday, Apr 23 2017 at 6:55 am

The Universe Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Episode #1461

Sunday, Apr 23 2017 at 6:00 am

Technology and Environmental Education

Episode #1297

Sunday, Apr 23 2017 at 4:00 am

Organic Agriculture In Wisconsin

Episode #1452

Saturday, Apr 22 2017 at 7:01 am

Chemical Origins of Life Research

Episode #1462

Saturday, Apr 22 2017 at 6:00 am

Wild Rice History, Biology and Harvest

Episode #1248

Saturday, Apr 22 2017 at 4:33 am