Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

at 330 N Orchard St, Madison, 53715 United States

WID is a transdisciplinary research institute at UW-Madison located in the Discovery Building. http://wid.wisc.edu/ | Twitter: @WIDiscovery We study the information supporting life. We consider a full range of phenomena, from cells to societies. Our eight research areas are united by this common informational foundation. We’re the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID), a transdisciplinary research institute at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and public half of the Discovery partnership, focusing on the interfaces of education, research and business. WID is located in the award-winning Discovery Building along with its partners the private, non-profit Morgridge Institute for Research and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation. Connect with us on Twitter: @WIDiscovery


Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
330 N Orchard St
Madison , WI 53715
United States
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P: (608) 316-4339
Website
wid.wisc.edu

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Congratulations to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Class of 2015! May you all discover a life full of meaning and success. Go Badgers!

Published on 2015-05-16 16:00:01 GMT

Put down the fly swatter! These buzzers are beneficial! ViaA National Science Foundation (NSF)

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-18 14:28:00 GMT

It's a cold job but somebody has to do it! Elephant seals are doing science, so grad students don’t have to. via Grist.org

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-17 19:33:00 GMT

Kohler Fellows grad students at Wisconsin Institute for Discovery create academic communities without barriers – Apply now!

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-16 15:46:43 GMT

Rock solid process turns CO2 into...you guessed it! Via: Popular Science

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-15 14:26:00 GMT

Flipping the switch. The power of #epigenetics. Via: Discover Magazine

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-14 16:25:00 GMT

A picture worth 1000 cyanobacteria Via: The Scientist

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-13 14:19:00 GMT

Microbes in Space! @NASA testing organism resilience in stratosphere. Via: @NautilusMag http://bit.ly/1sqB3QL

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-12 14:29:00 GMT

The "what if's" and taxonomy of timeless science fiction. Via: Brain Pickings

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-11 15:00:00 GMT

Putting it together: UC scientists identify gene for fracture healing. Via: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-10 17:04:00 GMT

To NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and beyond! Lynda Barry brings perspective to rocket scientists. http://bit.ly/1reRpuB

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-09 16:09:22 GMT

No matter how you slice it: The Subtle Forces That Affect Your Appetite Via NPR

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-08 15:56:00 GMT

Wow! Looks just like Jiffy Pop! Someone finally went in NASA's inflatable space house and here's what happened. Via: Gizmodo

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-07 16:58:00 GMT

A transdisciplinary soulmate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) : Maiko Kitaoka finds elegance in unexpected places.

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-06 17:44:00 GMT

Got Anthropocene? Facts So Romantic for your Sunday morning ponderings. Via: Nautilus Magazine

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-05 14:57:00 GMT

"Math at Internet Speed" Jordan Ellenberg on Set and Croot-Lev-Pach paper. Via: Quanta Magazine

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-04 13:59:00 GMT

14 Books That Connect Students With Valuable Scientists' Struggles Via: KQED Science

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-03 18:20:00 GMT

From BioNano scaffolds to automotive composite materials, alumnus Dr. Srikanth Pilla, now at Clemson University, has the Tools!

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-02 15:17:06 GMT

Hope for HIV cure in CRISPR? Via: BioTechniques: The International Journal of Life Science Methods

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-06-01 18:44:00 GMT

Good thing they didn't floss! There's much to be learned here. Ancient teeth hint at influence of #microbiomes on peoples/lifestyles across space and time. Via: PNAS http://www.pnas.org/content/113/21/5764.full

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-31 14:41:00 GMT

This and every Memorial Day, we honor those that have paid the ultimate price for our freedom to discover.

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-30 14:40:00 GMT

Big happy family? #seaturtle sibs advantageous to survival. Via: Discover Magazine

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-29 14:39:00 GMT

Barley pop, anyone? Rediscovering 5,000 year old Chinese beer. Via: NPR

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-28 14:38:00 GMT

Something sweet to start your long weekend! Via: Co.Design

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-27 18:13:00 GMT

And the winner is... Wisconsin Institute for Discovery faculty and students honored on campus and beyond.

Published Wisconsin Institute for Discovery on 2016-05-26 14:06:52 GMT

UK court using VR to transport jurors to the scene of the crime. @LivingEnvLab can, too! http://bit.ly/1CGbpM4 Via: Mashable