Thursday, September 18, 2014, 9:00pm
Damage from invasive species cost the United States more than $120 billion each year, and are reported to threaten the survival of more than 400 endangered species. In Wisconsin, ecologists have their eyes on zebra mussels, Asian carp, Emerald Ash Borer, and others. But is every invasive species as bad as we make it out to be? Joy Cardin’s guest says zebra mussels actually benefit bodies of water, for example, and scientists should do more research before demonizing a newly introduced species.
Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:00am
As fall arrives, that means apple season is underway. For this week’s Tell Joy Where to Go, Joy Cardin will talk to a mother and daughter for whom apples are a family affair. They’ll discuss this year’s crop and the best ways to use apples.
Friday, September 19, 2014, 7:00am
More and more people are using companies like Uber or Lyft to find rides or Airbnb to find lodging from strangers. Joy Cardin talks with a professor about these companies and the new sharing economy they make up.
Friday, September 19, 2014, 8:00am