Chris Barncard



Fostering sustainability is no game, but having a little fun helps high school students understand the complex concepts — like multivariable regression (i.e., lots of causes can impact lots of outcomes) — that go into biofuels production. Fields of Fuel, a game released in the fall by the Great Lakes […]

Biofuel is not a game. (But it’s also a game!)




This week, all techie eyes are on the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The adjective most likely to be attached to any given gadget is just as likely to pique some interest in UW–Madison’s Internet of Things Lab. Theme of #CES15 seems to be “smart everything.” Here’s @mashable coverage […]

From the ‘magic cabinet’ to the mainstream