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The Biotron Laboratory: A Controlled Environment Research Center By Makenna Hall This one-of-a-kind research facility offers controlled testing environments to academic and commercial clients. The facility has provided space for projects that range from pressure effects on …

Many climates, many experiments

Lab Manager Many climates, many experiments For most organizations, varying temperatures in the workplace are a source of many battles between staff over whether the heat or A/C should be set to high or low. …

Field station in a box

Isthmus Field station in a box Never mind Punxsutawney Phil. The thirteen-lined ground squirrels that hibernate in plastic drawers in the UW-Madison Biotron take their cues from Hannah Carey. The Biotron is a three-story laboratory …