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With an app created by UW researchers, pediatricians can now “listen” for ear infections, which are common but hard to diagnose in children.
Solving an Antarctic
UW School of Oceanography researchers team up with satellites, robots and seals to explain mysterious holes in Antarctic sea ice.
From the margins to the spotlight
At the UW School of Drama, Seattle theater legend David Armstrong teaches the history of Broadway musicals — and of the immigrant, LGBTQ, Jewish and African American creatives who shaped this American institution.
Could gamers score a medical breakthrough?
UW researchers have folded biochemical knowledge into a video game that lets anyone design potentially lifesaving proteins — just by playing.
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UW ranked No. 1 on list of public colleges that pay off the most
The University of Washington was recognized for its global impact in teaching and research, as well as for its value to graduates compared to the cost of attendance.
Apollo retrospective marks 50th anniversary of moon landing
The Space Policy and Research Center at the UW presents reflections on the Apollo program by faculty, alumni and colleagues who were inspired to work toward a future in air and space.
Super salty, subzero Arctic water provides peek at possible life on other planets
Scientists from the UW are studying the most extreme environments on Earth to learn how life might exist under completely different settings, like on other planets.