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Cracking the code on health benefits of calorie restriction

Scientists at UW-Madison are cracking the code for how calorie restriction can delay the effects of aging and aging-related diseases. “We knew that restricting calories...

Craft beverage groups want simplified regulation

The state’s craft beverage industries are pushing for a simplified system of regulation in Wisconsin. Ryan Prellwitz, (pictured here) president of the Wisconsin Winery Association,...

Foxconn announces contractors, designers

Foxconn has announced the contractors and designers for its high-tech campus in Racine County. This LCD screen manufacturing facility is expected to bring over 13,000...

Foxconn rep envisions reversal of brain drain in years to come

The director of U.S. strategic initiatives for Foxconn envisions a reversal of the “brain drain” trend as the company’s planned manufacturing hub takes shape...

Marquette Law School poll: Voters skeptical of Foxconn deal

The results of the Marquette University Law School poll show many Wisconsin voters are skeptical about impacts of Foxconn reaching their part of the...

Mercury Marine using data in new ways while pushing sustainability

Mercury Marine, a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of boat parts and engines, is using data in new ways while pushing environmental sustainability. “There’s the people, the planet,...

Monsanto using weather-monitoring system from Madison startup

Monsanto is using a weather-monitoring system from a Madison-based startup to improve farming operations in Argentina. Understory’s weather network relies on a distributed system of...

New program applies gener8tor model to music business

A new program from gener8tor and 88Nine Radio Milwaukee applies the nationally ranked startup accelerator’s model to the music business. Backline was created to be...

Report ranks Wisconsin slightly higher for health measures

A new report from UnitedHealthcare ranks Wisconsin slightly higher for measures of health this year than in 2016, the last time this report was...

WARF head excited for relationships between Foxconn, higher ed

WARF Managing Director Erik Iverson says he'’s excited at the prospect of new relationships between Foxconn and the state’s top higher ed institutions. Iverson on...

Wisconsin companies targeted by cyber attacks

Compromised business email accounts are among the top online threats to Wisconsin companies in 2018, according to Byron Franz, a cybersecurity special agent for...