Gluten free, ASAP? ‘Not so fast,’ say experts.

Gluten free, ASAP? ‘Not so fast,’ say experts.

Dietary trends are generally fueled by popular belief, not considered expert advice.

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Rookies reaping results

Rookies reaping results

Eighteen UWM students won what is considered the top professional award for investigative broadcast journalism.

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The new name in town: UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena

The new name in town: UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena

The agreement helps underscore UWM’s role as the region’s leading university with nearly 28,000 students and 5,000 employees.

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Rain cisterns complete campus ‘runoff’ garden

Rain cisterns complete campus ‘runoff’ garden

Over the past year, Jim Wasley has overseen the construction of 20-foot cisterns, the final phase of a storm water garden on campus.

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Steve Brandl

Social Welfare profs are radio regulars

Criminal justice and social work professors from UWM’s Helen Bader School of Social Welfare are taking their research directly to the public.

Yaoyi Li (foreground) and Mingxing Chen, UWM physics postdoctoral researchers, display an image of a ribbon of graphene 1 nanometer wide. In the image, achieved with a scanning-tunneling microscope, atoms are visible as “bumps.”

With ‘ribbons’ of graphene, width matters

A group of researchers UWM has found a novel way to “tune” the the extremely efficient conductor of electricity to act as a semiconductor.

An image taken in visible light at the SOAR telescope of the field of the pulsar/white dwarf pair. There is no evidence for the white dwarf in this deep image, indicating that the white dwarf is much fainter, therefore cooler, than any such known object. (Credit B. Saxton, NRAO/AUI/NSF) Click image for larger view.

The Coolest Known White Dwarf: A Diamond in the Sky?

This ancient stellar remnant is so cool that its carbon has crystallized, forming, in effect, an Earth-sized diamond in space.

Paul Auer

Gene mutations may point way to treating heart disease

The mutations lower the levels of fat in the blood and significantly reduce a person’s risk of coronary heart disease.

Adel Nasiri

Dynamic Blade Technologies licenses UWM wind turbine energy-storage technology

Developed in the laboratory of Adel Nasiri, professor of electrical engineering, the patent-pending technology uses ultra-capacitors as an energy-storage element on the turbine.

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