Findings

Taming the Saxophone

The first patented invention from the School of Music solves the sax’s tuning troubles
genome research

Next steps for genome research

It was huge news when scientists successfully sequenced the human genome in 2003. Now medical science is pushing forward and the UW is at the heart of the quest. Read more.
wisdom teeth

Pulling wisdom teeth may not be wise

Dr. Greg Huang, Chairman of the UW Department of Orthodontics, is challenging the assumption that wisdom teeth should come out when a person reaches young adulthood. Read more.
glaciers

More pressure, less tech

When the going gets tough, the tough leave some—but not all—technology behind. Read more.

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