UWMadScience represents all things science research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Welcome to our blog space.

In keeping with the Wisconsin Idea*we hope to bring you the latest in the scientific endeavors that excite us, share news you can use, and help connect you with what’s happening in our laboratories and at our field sites.

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*The Wisconsin Idea is the principle that the university should improve people’s lives beyond the classroom. It spans UW-Madison’s teaching, research, outreach and public service.

In achievement and prestige, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has long been recognized as one of America’s great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW-Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Spanning 936 acres along the southern shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in the city of Madison.