Perpetual Notion Machine
4:30 pm Saturdays

~30 min. programs from the Science Collective of WORT
on contemporary scientific issues and discoveries for non-scientists
Click below to listen online.
Luke Tonachel: Rolling Back The Clean Vehicle Fuel Economy Standards Will Cost Wisconsin Drivers Billions
- Over $1,000 Per Household
1/19/19 2018 science in review1/10/19
1/26/19 Matthew Blackburn, Josh Mitchell: Academic research and the shutdown - hosted by Kelly Schwartz1/17/19
2/2/19 Jack Williams: Climate Change - Then And Now - hosted by Dennis Shaffer1/24/19
2/9/19 Marian Farrior, Judy Kingsbury, Stephanie Petersen: The UW Arboretum1/31/19
2/16/19 Alex Harris, Kathleen, Andy Diamond, Nathan: Oregon school going net zero energy2/7/19
2/23/19 Marc Chevrette: Finding Bacteria on Insects for New Antibiotics2/14/19
3/2/19 History's Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them: A Conversation with Author and Historian Jennifer Wright2/21/19
3/9/19 Scientific discovery2/28/19
3/16/19 David Abel, Katya Spear: 100% In-State Energy Production3/7/19
3/23/19 Natasha Paris: The Wisconsin Idea and Agriculture Education3/14/19
3/30/19 Chris Kucharik: Climate Change and the State of Agriculture3/21/19
4/6/19 Mark Edwards: Drinking Water Crisis in Flint3/28/19
4/13/19 Stacie Reece, Denise DeMarb, Teresa Radermacher: Five cities adopt renewable energy goals4/4/19
4/20/19 Alexander DeHaven, Hannah White: Open Science4/11/19
4/27/19 Ankur Desai: Reflecting on Earth Day4/25/19
5/4/19 Solar farms5/2/19
5/11/19 David Sloan Wilson: Taking Evolutionary Theory to a World View 5/9/19
5/18/19 Science mentoring5/16/19
5/25/19 Kevin Lauterjung, Kelly Schwartz, Ary Clarke, Matt Blackburn: Nerds Having Fun5/23/19
6/1/19 Dr. Tim Kamp: Stem Cells Update5/30/19
6/8/19 Nick Hylla: 2019 Energy Fair6/6/19
6/15/19 Elliott Sober: Relationship Between Philosophy and Science6/13/19
6/22/19 Maggie Grabow Koszewski: Mindful Climate Action Project6/20/19
Matt Blackburn, Josh Mitchell, Ary Clarke: Nerds Having Fun! (No. 4)6/27/19
7/13/19 Erika Marín-Spiotta: Sexual Harassment in the Sciences7/11/19
7/20/19 Jack Koziol: A Look into Computer Hacking7/18/19
7/27/19 The Ebola virus7/25/19
8/24/19 How Solar Got Cheap: Interview with author and UW Professor Greg Nemet7/4/19
9/21/19 Energy Reporter Chris Hubbuch Reviews 12 Months of Wisconsin Energy News9/5/19
9/28/19 Randall Munroe9/12/19
10/5/19 Marie Fiori, Shannon Walsh, and Caitlin Warlick-Short: Science Policy9/19/19
10/12/19 Yanzhuo "Amy" Niu: Social Media Benefits and Snapchat Filters8/22/19
10/19/19 Kelly Schwartz, Aryel Clarke, Matt Blackburn, Dennis Shaffer, Kevin Lauterjung: WiSciFest and Science in Movies10/17/19
10/26/19 Mark Saffman: Quantum Computing10/10/19
11/2/19 Stuart Russell: Artificial Intelligence 10/24/19
11/9/19 Kelly Schwartz, Aryel Clarke, Kevin Lauterjung, Matt Blackburn: Science of "The Thing" 10/31/19
11/16/19 Wisconsin Energy Broadcast 11/7/19
11/23/19 Joe Salmons: Speaking Accents and Dialects 11/14/19
11/30/19 Conversation with Jo Handelsman 11/21/19
12/7/19 Jo Handelsman, Derrick Smith, Tiaira Porter: In a Perfect Policy Episode 1: Diversity in STEM11/28/19
12/14/19 Katherine Hamilton: Keynote Speaker for Jan. 16, 2020 Renewable Energy Summit 12/5/19
12/21/19 Kyle Daruwalla, Stephen Dennison: Graduate Student Working Conditions 12/12/19
Perpetual Notion Machine 2016, 2017 and 2018