Category Archives: climate change

October 4th, 2018

Visit the Wisconsin Science Festival event guide to plan your day (and month). While many events and programs will take place at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, there are many other venues, locally and throughout […]

October 18th, 2017

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring films from around the world that have been curated to engage audiences in thoughtful discussion about global, environmental and societal issues. The films selected […]

October 12th, 2017

“One Health” is a collaborative effort of professionals in the health sciences and affiliated disciplines who work to ‘attain optimal health for people, domestic animals, wildlife, plants, and the environment’. This fall, there are […]

February 25th, 2016

Citizen Science is an endeavor in which scientific knowledge is advanced through the collaboration of professional researchers with engaged members of the public. Citizen scientists lend their passion and skill […]

December 4th, 2015

Calling all Wisconsin writers (18 years and older)!  The “Our Water, Our Future” writing contest seeks short stories that speak to a “resilient and desirable future” for the water and […]

October 30th, 2014

We are living within a period of geologic time so qualified by the activity of humans upon the planet that scientists have termed this moment in time, our time, the […]

October 22nd, 2013

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring environmental films from around the world. From the fanciful to the profound, the films selected should engage audiences in thoughtful discussion […]

January 25th, 2013

In the depths of winter, many of us will eagerly seek any indication that spring will arrive, to note the promise of seasonal change.  Others will record that change systematically […]

January 28th, 2011

The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests. This effort is intended to raise awareness and to recognize and celebrate people’s efforts to conserve […]

September 17th, 2008

The Holtz Center for Science & Technology Studies, in collaboration with the Nelson Institute, will host a free public forum at the Pyle Center on global climate change—what can and […]