What the state supreme court could do with Wisconsin’s legislative maps, Exploring the science behind flavor profiles

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Sweet corn ice cream
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A UW law school professor helps us look at the future of Wisconsin legislative maps, now in the hands of the state supreme court. Then, we learn about flavor profiles with the help of a chef and molecular scientist.aa

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Michele Gerard Good Technical Director
  • Bill Martens Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Robert Yablon Guest
  • Nik Sharma Guest