JANUARY 23, 2013
Q&A with Dan Vimont: Climate change will bring dramatic effects to Wisconsin
UW-Madison climate scientist Dan Vimont recently spoke with Steven Elbow of The Capital Times about his work with the Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts.
JANUARY 16, 2013
In the eastern U.S., spring flowers keep pace with warming climate
Using the meticulous phenological records of two iconic American naturalists, Henry David Thoreau and Aldo Leopold, scientists have demonstrated that native plants in the eastern United States are flowering as much as a month earlier in response to a warming climate.
JANUARY 8, 2013
Lead exposure lowers fourth graders' test scores
Lead exposure is related to lower test scores among Wisconsin fourth graders, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.