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Respiratory Viruses of Children and Adults

Kathryn Schmit discusses properties of the influenza virus, transmission and immunity.

Respiratory Viruses of Children and Adults

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A Celebration of American Song

Trevor Stephenson and a vocal quartet perform historic American songs.

A Celebration of American Song

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Discovering New Pathogens in Wildlife

Tony Goldberg discusses the discovery of novel pathogens in wildlife populations.

Discovering New Pathogens in Wildlife

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The Power of Astrophysical Turbulence

Siyao Xu discusses the effects of astrophysical turbulence in the universe.

The Power of Astrophysical Turbulence

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How Korea Was Divided and Why It Matters

David Fields explores factors which led to Korea splitting into two countries.

How Korea Was Divided and Why It Matters

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Houdini and the Cult of Celebrity

Richard Popp explores the cultural environment which led to Harry Houdini’s notoriety.

Houdini and the Cult of Celebrity

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The Roles and Risks of Cannabinoid Pharmacology

Natalie Schmitz explains how cannabinoids work and discusses their risks and benefits.

The Roles and Risks of Cannabinoid Pharmacology

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One Family and Migration in the 21st Century

Jason DeParle shares a Filipino family’s three decade long journey from Manila to the U.S.

One Family and Migration in the 21st Century

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Electric Machines: Then, Now and the Future

Daniel Ludois discusses the history of electric machines, current uses and future needs.

Electric Machines: Then, Now and the Future

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Ada Deer: Making a Difference

Ada Deer, Theda Perdue, and Larry Nesper discuss Ada Deer’s story and her accomplishments.

Ada Deer: Making a Difference

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Cryptocurrencies

Brad Chandler explains how cryptocurrency, a form of digital money, works.

Cryptocurrencies

Video thumbnail: University Place The Ethical Landscape of Human Genome Editing

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The Ethical Landscape of Human Genome Editing

Robert Streiffer explores ethical issues surrounding the manipulation of genes.

The Ethical Landscape of Human Genome Editing

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Rebel Poet

Louis V. Clark III shares his thoughts on his life and family through his poetry.

Rebel Poet

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Milwaukee's Palace of the West

Matthew J. Prigge shares the story of the 1883 fire at Milwaukee’s Newhall House Hotel.

Milwaukee's Palace of the West

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Exploring Three Great Lakes Shipwrecks with ROVs

Caitlin Zant shares footage of three deep water shipwrecks in the Great Lakes.

Exploring Three Great Lakes Shipwrecks with ROVs

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Before and After Women’s Suffrage

Genevieve McBride and Christina Wolbrecht discuss barriers that kept women from voting.

Before and After Women’s Suffrage

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The Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Century

Deborah Blum joins Norman Gilliland to discuss dangerous food and beverage additives.

The Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Century

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Teaching the 12,000-Year Human Story of Campus

Aaron Bird Bear shares the story of the Ho Chunk Nation land where UW-Madison now stands.

Teaching the 12,000-Year Human Story of Campus

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Yellowstone in a Warmer World With More Fire

Monica Turner discusses how climate warming effects the severity of fires at Yellowstone.

Yellowstone in a Warmer World With More Fire

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Taming the Energy of Stars

John Sarff discusses the benefits of using nuclear fusion as an energy source.

Taming the Energy of Stars

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Artist Talk: Nathan Alan Davis

Playwright Nathan Alan Davis shares the history of the slave rebellion led by Nat Turner.

Artist Talk: Nathan Alan Davis

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The Land Still Lives

Storyteller Jerry Apps revisits his first book on the 50th anniversary of its publication.

The Land Still Lives

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Alzheimer’s Disease

UW School of Medicine faculty on the diagnosis and care of people with Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

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Sleep in Child Development

Stephanie Jones focuses on the importance of sleep for children’s development.

Sleep in Child Development