Lake Effect

Health & Science
12:46 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Scientist: Cold & Snowy November Is Evidence Of Warming Climate

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With the cold weather returning, November may seem like a strong argument against the idea of a warming climate.

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Health & Science
12:17 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

What It Takes To Land On A Comet

Photo taken by Rosetta’s navigation camera.
Credit ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO

It was big news last week when the European Space Agency landed a probe on a comet. 

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Arts & Culture
11:45 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Art Outside Of Milwaukee, A Chat With Sharon Lynne Wilson Center's Executive Director

Credit Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts

Much of the region’s arts and culture is concentrated in Milwaukee.

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Arts & Culture
2:41 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Wisconsinite Does Puppet Triage For 'The Lion King' Musical

Nia Holloway as “Nala” and Jelani Remy as “Simba” in THE LION KING National Tour.
Credit Joan Marcus / ©Disney

The stage spectacular The Lion King is playing in town right now. Meet a Milwaukee native who helps ensure that all of the puppets withstand the stresses of the road.

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Regional
1:36 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

How Drone Use Is Evolving In Wisconsin

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The day of the drone is upon us.

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Politics & Government
1:16 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Sen. Ron Johnson's Critique of President Obama's Immigration Plan

Senator Ron Johnson
Credit Sen. Ron Johnson, Facebook

Last Thursday, President Obama outlined his plan for immigration reform in a televised address. 

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Environment
2:14 pm
Sat November 22, 2014

Milwaukee's New East Library Honors Its Past, While Folding in Sustainability

View from check out station through community room through to North Avenue.
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After sixteen months of construction and many more of planning, Milwaukee Public Library's new East Branch opens its doors to the public.

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Arts & Culture
3:43 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Skylight's New Take On 'The Wizard of Oz'

The Skylight's production of "The Wizard of Oz" is showing now through January 4th, 2015
Credit skylightmusictheatre.org

There’s not much we probably need to tell you about The Wizard of Oz.

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Regional
3:27 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Essay: From One Mom to the Eyes that are Watching

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Lake Effect essayist Lane Pierce – the mom of a toddler – would urge you to look at public temper tantrums a little differently in the future.

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Health & Science
11:43 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Astronaut Chris Hadfield's Perspective Of The World

Credit chrishadfield.ca

In the days since the Apollo missions, few astronauts have attained icon status the way Chris Hadfield has.

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