Connect with Isthmus:         Newsletters 

Friday, December 19, 2014 |  Madison, WI: 26.0° F  Overcast


Cool Choices takes on climate change through voluntary action

Kathy Kuntz approaches climate change with one goal in mind: Whatever you do, make combating it fun, popular and easy. In fact, when Kuntz and her colleague rolled out the first pilot program for their nonprofit Cool Choices on Earth Day in April, the term climate change didn't even come up. >More
 National Wildlife Health Center investigates animal diseases

In a basement laboratory, Carol Meteyer places a dead tri-colored bat on an elevated table. Covered in protective gear, she resembles a surgeon calculating where to make the first cut. Meteyer, a wildlife pathologist, is responsible for performing a necropsy -- an autopsy for animals. Working with an assistant, she carefully slices paper-thin pieces from the bat's wing for testing. >More
 Madison startup Entrustet helps people control their digital assets

Two years ago and thousands of miles from home, Jesse Davis envisaged a new kind of Internet business. The idea struck Davis, a UW-Madison senior at the time, as he read Thomas Friedman's bestseller The World Is Flat while traveling by bus through Israel. >More
Select a Movie
Select a Theater

Promotions Contact us Privacy Policy Jobs Newsletters RSS
Collapse Photo Bar