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Winston Churchill's American Mother

Episode #1575

Sunday, Nov 19 at 3:47 am

Artist Talk: Deborah Butterfield

Episode #1572

Sunday, Nov 19 at 6:00 am

Physics of Space Travel

Episode #1576

Sunday, Nov 19 at 7:05 am

Ecological Responses to Climate Changes

Episode #1569

Sunday, Nov 19 at 8:03 am

The Entrepreneurial Edge

Episode #1537

Monday, Nov 20 at 4:00 am

The Origins of Modern Humans

Episode #1100

Monday, Nov 20 at 6:00 am

Stem Cells for Treating Blinding Disorders

Episode #1552

Monday, Nov 20 at 7:00 am

Rebuilding U.S. - Cuba Relations

Episode #1574

Monday, Nov 20 at 8:06 am

Visual Art and the Wisconsin Idea

Episode #1494

Monday, Nov 20 at 3:00 pm

Snapshot Wisconsin

Episode #1538

Monday, Nov 20 at 3:35 pm

George B. Post: Architect of the Wisconsin Capitol

Episode #1591

Monday, Nov 20 at 4:26 pm

Earth's Long-Term Biogeochemical Evolution

Episode #1577

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 4:00 am

Class of 1685: Bach, Handel and Scarlatti

Episode #1108

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 6:00 am

How Binary Star Systems Form

Episode #1533

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 7:00 am

Finding Lieutenant Fazekas

Episode #1541

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 7:44 am

The Life and Times of Indian Agent John Kinzie

Episode #1492

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 3:00 pm

Frenchtown Chronicles of Prairie Du Chien

Episode #1573

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 3:51 pm

Stories from the Capitol: Building The Monument

Episode #1600

Tuesday, Nov 21 at 4:31 pm

Estate Planning

Episode #1526

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 3:57 am

The Life of Ray Bradbury

Episode #1127

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 6:00 am

Breakfast in a Victorian Kitchen

Episode #1536

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 7:00 am

Harvesting Ice On Madison's Lakes

Episode #1547

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 7:34 am

Easy Food Preserving Canning Free

Episode #1557

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 8:15 am

Community Supported Agriculture

Episode #1530

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 3:00 pm

Everything You Want to Know About Beets

Episode #1556

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 3:26 pm

Art of the Capitol: A Beaux Arts Masterpiece

Episode #1586

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 4:13 pm

Inequality of Opportunity In An Unequal Country

Episode #1518

Wednesday, Nov 22 at 9:00 pm

Finding Black Holes in the X-ray Sky

Episode #1038

Thursday, Nov 23 at 6:00 am

Links Between Sow Nutrition and Piglet Deformities

Episode #1548

Thursday, Nov 23 at 7:00 am

Long Term Care Planning

Episode #1525

Thursday, Nov 23 at 3:00 pm

Communities Living with Tomorrow's Floods

Episode #1546

Thursday, Nov 23 at 3:31 pm

Stories From the Capitol: People and Politics

Episode #1608

Thursday, Nov 23 at 4:15 pm

Preparing for the Upcoming Bumpy Ride In Ag

Episode #1417

Friday, Nov 24 at 6:00 am

African American History in the Badger State

Episode #1560

Friday, Nov 24 at 7:00 am

Population Changes in Wisconsin Since the Recession

Episode #1326

Friday, Nov 24 at 3:00 pm

The Evolution of Insects As Food

Episode #1559

Friday, Nov 24 at 3:32 pm

John Bascom and the Wisconsin Idea

Episode #1578

Friday, Nov 24 at 4:16 pm

The Shame of College Sports

Episode #1015

Saturday, Nov 25 at 3:53 am

The Story of Dick and Marge Bong

Episode #1147

Monday, Nov 27 at 6:00 am

The Wisconsin Home Front During World War I

Episode #1570

Monday, Nov 27 at 3:00 pm

The Village of Cooksville: 1842-2017

Episode #1539

Monday, Nov 27 at 4:00 pm

Technology and Environmental Education

Episode #1297

Tuesday, Nov 28 at 6:00 am

Growing Potatoes In Containers and in the Ground

Episode #1558

Tuesday, Nov 28 at 3:00 pm

The Fastest Particles in the Universe

Episode #1568

Tuesday, Nov 28 at 3:34 pm

A History of Badger Baseball

Episode #1579

Tuesday, Nov 28 at 4:08 pm

GMO Crops in the Midwest

Episode #1267

Wednesday, Nov 29 at 6:00 am

Civil Rights Photography Beyond The South

Episode #1551

Wednesday, Nov 29 at 3:00 pm

Too Creative for Science?

Episode #1565

Wednesday, Nov 29 at 3:58 pm

Benefits from the New GOES-16 Satellite

Episode #1567

Wednesday, Nov 29 at 9:00 pm

Making Literature Come Alive for Children

Episode #1312

Thursday, Nov 30 at 6:00 am

The Wreck of the Steamer Lakeland

Episode #1550

Thursday, Nov 30 at 3:00 pm

From Aids to Zika

Episode #1482

Friday, Dec 1 at 6:00 am

A Discussion with Associate Justice Elena Kagan

Episode #1597

Friday, Dec 1 at 4:00 pm

Partnership to Protect Wisconsin's Lakes

Episode #1408

Sunday, Dec 3 at 6:00 am

Addressing Cyberbullying

Episode #1428

Monday, Dec 4 at 6:00 am

Syrup from One Maple Tree - You Can Do It

Episode #1553

Monday, Dec 4 at 3:00 pm

Carols of Christmas Past

Episode #1483

Monday, Dec 4 at 3:45 pm

Genetics of Complex Traits In Dogs

Episode #1491

Monday, Dec 4 at 9:00 pm

Magnetic Fields in the Universe

Episode #1390

Tuesday, Dec 5 at 6:00 am

Reduced-Risk Pest Management for Urban Landscapes

Episode #1522

Tuesday, Dec 5 at 3:00 pm

Tales of Star Clusters

Episode #1450

Wednesday, Dec 6 at 6:00 am

Creating A Garden for All Seasons

Episode #1554

Wednesday, Dec 6 at 3:00 pm

The Right Chicken for the Right Family

Episode #1555

Wednesday, Dec 6 at 3:42 pm

The Evergleam Aluminum Christmas Tree

Episode #1543

Wednesday, Dec 6 at 4:13 pm

Why The World Loves Soccer But Americans Hate It

Episode #1424

Wednesday, Dec 6 at 9:00 pm

The Christmas Tree Ship

Episode #1369

Thursday, Dec 7 at 4:15 pm

The Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon

Episode #1070

Friday, Dec 8 at 6:00 am

Supercomputer Modeling of Tornadoes

Episode #1582

Friday, Dec 8 at 4:06 pm

Sleep and Aging

Episode #1504

Saturday, Dec 9 at 4:00 am

Aging Well

Episode #1343

Sunday, Dec 10 at 6:00 am

Communicating The Stories of Science

Episode #1196

Sunday, Dec 10 at 6:49 am

The Universe Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Episode #1461

Monday, Dec 11 at 4:00 am

Gardening with Native Plants in the Northwoods

Episode #836

Monday, Dec 11 at 6:00 am

Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin In WWII

Episode #1532

Monday, Dec 11 at 3:00 pm

Jews and the Science of Race In America

Episode #1583

Monday, Dec 11 at 4:03 pm

William James and the Search for Life After Death

Episode #961

Tuesday, Dec 12 at 6:00 am

Justice, Power and Landscape

Episode #1563

Tuesday, Dec 12 at 3:34 pm

Wisconsin's Arthur Macarthur

Episode #950

Wednesday, Dec 13 at 6:00 am

Celt, Anglo-Saxon, and Scandinavian Encounters

Episode #843

Thursday, Dec 14 at 6:00 am

The Well-Being of the Caregiver

Episode #1447

Thursday, Dec 14 at 9:00 pm

Did the Ancient Wisconsin River Once Flow East?

Episode #970

Friday, Dec 15 at 6:00 am

Africa's Vibrant Arts: Past and Present

Episode #1535

Sunday, Dec 17 at 4:00 am

Language, The Brain and Human Communication

Episode #1435

Sunday, Dec 17 at 6:00 am

Dressing Children in the 19th Century

Episode #1410

Monday, Dec 18 at 4:00 am

Wheel Fever

Episode #1005

Monday, Dec 18 at 6:00 am

Previous Broadcasts

Five Myths About The Scientific Revolution

Episode #1414

Saturday, Nov 18 2017 at 7:53 am

Heroin and Other Opioids: A Wisconsin Epidemic?

Episode #1571

Saturday, Nov 18 2017 at 6:53 am

A Discussion with Associate Justice Elena Kagan

Episode #1597

Saturday, Nov 18 2017 at 6:00 am

Vilas by the Numbers

Episode #1348

Saturday, Nov 18 2017 at 3:55 am

Winston Churchill's American Mother

Episode #1575

Friday, Nov 17 2017 at 3:43 pm

African American History in the Badger State

Episode #1560

Friday, Nov 17 2017 at 3:00 pm

Ecological Responses to Climate Changes

Episode #1569

Friday, Nov 17 2017 at 8:00 am

Air Quality in the U.S.

Episode #1561

Friday, Nov 17 2017 at 7:00 am

Invasive Plant Identification and Control

Episode #1394

Friday, Nov 17 2017 at 6:00 am

Earth's Long-Term Biogeochemical Evolution

Episode #1577

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 4:02 pm

Links Between Sow Nutrition and Piglet Deformities

Episode #1548

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 3:00 pm

Justice, Power and Landscape

Episode #1563

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 8:18 am

A Dog Model of Degenerative Polyneuropathy

Episode #1534

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 7:33 am

The Shakespeare Prison Project

Episode #1529

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 7:00 am

The Role of the Arts In Economic Development

Episode #1344

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 6:00 am

The July 2015 Pluto Fly-By

Episode #1260

Thursday, Nov 16 2017 at 4:00 am

The Entrepreneurial Edge

Episode #1537

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 9:00 pm

Easy Food Preserving Canning Free

Episode #1557

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 4:15 pm

Harvesting Ice On Madison's Lakes

Episode #1547

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 3:34 pm

Breakfast in a Victorian Kitchen

Episode #1536

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 3:00 pm

Artist Talk: Deborah Butterfield

Episode #1572

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 7:53 am

Benefits from the New GOES-16 Satellite

Episode #1567

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 7:00 am

Flight Simulator for Surgeons

Episode #1132

Wednesday, Nov 15 2017 at 6:00 am

Finding Lieutenant Fazekas

Episode #1541

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 3:44 pm

How Binary Star Systems Form

Episode #1533

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 3:00 pm

The Right Chicken for the Right Family

Episode #1555

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 8:26 am

Creating A Garden for All Seasons

Episode #1554

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 7:43 am

Syrup from One Maple Tree - You Can Do It

Episode #1553

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 7:00 am

A Wisconsin Heart Transplant

Episode #1052

Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 at 6:00 am

Rebuilding U.S. - Cuba Relations

Episode #1574

Monday, Nov 13 2017 at 4:06 pm

Stem Cells for Treating Blinding Disorders

Episode #1552

Monday, Nov 13 2017 at 3:00 pm

Therapeutic Gardening

Episode #1511

Monday, Nov 13 2017 at 7:00 am

Russia Since 1945: History's Long Shadow

Episode #1427

Monday, Nov 13 2017 at 6:00 am

Panel On Race, Children and Privilege

Episode #1310

Sunday, Nov 12 2017 at 3:46 am

Frenchtown Chronicles of Prairie Du Chien

Episode #1573

Saturday, Nov 11 2017 at 8:18 am

Tragic Corruption of America's Founding Values

Episode #1397

Saturday, Nov 11 2017 at 7:29 am

The Evolution of Insects As Food

Episode #1559

Saturday, Nov 11 2017 at 6:46 am

Everything You Want to Know About Beets

Episode #1556

Saturday, Nov 11 2017 at 6:00 am

The Life and Death of a Drop

Episode #966

Saturday, Nov 11 2017 at 4:00 am