| Katherine McMahon

One globally important function microbiomes perform for society is managing the biogeochemical nitrogen (N) cycle.

Transportation & Fuels, Plant Genetics & Breeding, Sustainable Agriculture, Energy & Society, Environmental Studies

| Will Cushman

Materials Science and Engineering Professor Mike Arnold was recently named a U.S. runner-up for the ASPIRE international prize for innovation in research and education sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).

Transportation & Fuels, Energy & Society, Education & Outreach

| Chris Barncard

Extraordinary members of the University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty were honored during the last year with awards supported by the estate of professor, Senator and Regent William F. Vilas (1840-1908).

Education & Outreach

| Anne Nardi

Today, the Oxford University Press released The Oxford Handbook of the Science of Science Communication.

Energy & Society, Science Communication

| Leslie Shown

In the world of biofuels research, the baker’s yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae gets a lot of love, with scientists commonly tweaking the yeast’s fermentative qualities to enhance ethanol production.

Transportation & Fuels, Conversion