Science

The annual Wisconsin Frog and Toad Survey covers about 100 roadside routes across the state, along which volunteers stop at 10 listening stations to document breeding calls from the amphibians.
Humankind never fails to succeed in producing trash. And this propensity toward pollution is extending beyond Earth's confines.
Using dogs to chase gulls from Great Lakes beaches can improve water quality, according to a February 2019 study.
Who decided how the letters on keyboards are arranged, and why that particular configuration?
Spring flooding is a familiar frustration around Wisconsin — it's about as expected as a dangerous blizzard striking in winter.
There are other trail camera networks around the U.S., but Snapshot Wisconsin is a unique undertaking.
Across the United States, increasing numbers of parents are refusing some or all vaccines on behalf of their children. This practice of vaccine refusal is commonplace enough that it is causing upward trends in preventable childhood infectious diseases.
By the time children born in the 2010s reach retirement age, many Wisconsin communities may feel something like late-20th-century Kansas City or Philadelphia, at least in terms of seasonal temperatures and precipitation.
With daylight saving time back in place and warmer temperatures knocking at our door, spring is finally crawling toward Wisconsin.
Andrew Mangham of the National Weather Service said Wisconsin could face "moderate flooding" due to a combination of the snow on the ground and early spring rains.