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  • Posted on May 19, 2020
    Blue Sky Science: How do seedless plants start?

    The Blue Sky Science video series was a collaboration of the Wisconsin State Journal and the Morgridge Institute for Research. They took questions posed by visitors to the […]

  • Posted on April 2, 2020
    Blue Sky Science: Why do hissing cockroaches hiss?

    In this episode of Blue Sky Science, PJ Liesch, director of the Insect Diagnostic Lab, answers Erin Clawson’s question, “Why do hissing cockroaches hiss?” The Blue Sky Science […]

  • Posted on March 10, 2020
    Blue Sky Science: Do trees get viruses?

    Do trees get viruses? Brian Hudelson, director of the Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic, answers that question in this episode of Blue Sky Science. The Blue […]

  • Posted on February 5, 2020
    Blue Sky Science: What and where is the Yahara watershed?

    What and where is the Yahara watershed? In this episode of Blue Sky Science, agronomy professor Chris Kucharik answered that question posed by Jackson Sauer. Blue Sky Science was […]

  • Posted on December 3, 2019
    Blue Sky Science: Is it possible to bring back extinct animals?

    In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Stanley Temple, the Beers-Bascom Professor Emertius in Conservation in the Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, answers the […]

  • Posted on May 23, 2019
    Blue Sky Science: What is cedar-apple rust?

    What is cedar-apple rust? In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Brian Hudelson, director of the Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic and Extension plant disease diagnostician, answers that question. Blue […]

  • Posted on March 19, 2019
    Blue Sky Science: How do cows make milk?

    In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Piper Hirsch asked, “How do cows make milk?” Her question was answered by assistant professor of dairy science Laura Hernandez, an […]

  • Posted on January 8, 2019
    Blue Sky Science: How do animals evolve and get new traits?

    How do animals evolve and get new traits? In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Zachary Cohen, a graduate student in entomology, answers that question posed by Vihaan Venkatesh. Blue Sky […]

  • Posted on December 17, 2018
    Blue Sky Science: How long does it take a GMO product to grow?

    How long does it take a GMO product to grow? In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Joe Lauer, a professor of agronomy and Extension corn agronomist, answers that […]

  • Posted on May 24, 2018
    Blue Sky Science: Do plants produce nectar every day?

    Do plants produce nectar every day? In this episode of Blue Sky Science, Johanne Brunet, professor of entomology answers that question posed by Arlene Koziol, a volunteer with the […]