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Uncovering fossils in Antarctica
A multi-institution team including UW researchers faced extreme conditions to study the Antarctic fossil record — one of the least understood in the world.
Ph.D. student Molly Grear is researching how marine mammals in the Puget Sound may be impacted by emerging forms of renewable energy.
Associate Professor Sapna Cheryan has spent her career researching gender stereotypes. Now she’s helping shape the future of an iconic toy.
Spurred to Succeed
Inspired by her Montana ranching roots, UW School of Medicine student Justinn Lahaye is working toward a career serving patients in rural communities.
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Alexa, be my friend
A new study shows how children respond to voice-activated technologies, often treating a device as a conversation partner. The results could help developers design technologies that are more responsive.
Sea-level rise report contains best projections yet for Washington’s coasts
A University of Washington report provides the best projections yet for sea-level rise due to climate change at 171 sites along Washington’s coasts.
Learning doesn’t take a summer vacation at the UW
For the University of Washington, the summer remains a dynamic and energetic environment. So while the lines are shorter at the coffee shops and dining halls and parking spots a little easier to come by, it’s anything but quiet.