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Green Light for Green Cars

Students competing internationally to engineer an environmentally friendly car

Autism Linked to Older Fathers

UW researchers were one of three teams of university scientists who found a link between autism spectrum disorder and mutations that occur spontaneously near or during conception. Read more.

A Clash of Culture and Cleanup

Decades of industrial and urban waste have badly contaminated South Seattleā€™s Duwamish waterway, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will determine the long-awaited, final cleanup plan of this Superfund site later this year. Read more.

Diagnostics at a Distance

Paul Yager is principal investigator on two grants totaling up to $26 million that aim to move diagnostic medicine away from standard antibody testing to paper. Read more.