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Paleontologists discover first dinosaur fossil in Washington

Paleontologists discover first dinosaur fossil in Washington

Burke Museum paleontologists have documented the first dinosaur fossil from Washington state. The fossil was collected by a museum research team along the shores of Sucia Island State Park in the San Juan Islands.

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First atlas of seafloor volcanoes, ocean life

First atlas of seafloor volcanoes, ocean life

Oceanographer Deborah Kelley is one of the lead authors of a first-of-its-kind atlas of the deep sea, titled “Discovering the Deep.”

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Students put GIS skills to use on social justice projects

Students put GIS skills to use on social justice projects

Students in a geography course are applying lessons learned in class to projects with local nonprofits ranging from food banks to criminal justice organizations.

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Network seeks to reframe poverty locally, globally

Network seeks to reframe poverty locally, globally

Two University of Washington geography professors are leading an effort with what might be considered a staggeringly ambitious goal — to reframe how poverty is perceived and studied around the world.

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Arts Roundup: Jazz, yoga – and Cloud Chamber Bowls

The School of Music offers a variety of events this week, highlighting jazz modern, percussion, and the music and instruments of 20th century composer Harry Partch.

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Flights of Imagination

Flights of Imagination

Photo by John Healy

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