Sloan Digital Sky Survey now will view entire sky

Sloan Digital Sky Survey now will view entire sky

A telescope consortium that includes the University of Washington has plans to view the entire sky and even peer into the Milky Way's center.

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Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

The UW is part of a new study that shows the disastrous landslide that killed 43 people at Oso, Washington, involved the “remobilization” of a 2006 landslide in the same place.

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Tracking the breakup of Arctic summer sea ice

Tracking the breakup of Arctic summer sea ice

An international team has placed sensors on and under Arctic sea ice to monitor this season's retreat and help in predicting summer conditions in the Arctic Ocean.

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Geophysicists prep for massive ‘ultrasound’ of Mount St. Helens

Geophysicists prep for massive ‘ultrasound’ of Mount St. Helens

Dozens of geophysicists and volunteers will deploy 3,500 seismic sensors at Mount St. Helens in an unprecedented study of the volcano's plumbing.

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Arts Roundup: Exhibits, theater and Burke’s Summer Festival

Arts Roundup: Exhibits, theater and Burke’s Summer Festival

Summer is here and with that comes a vibrant local arts scene. In this special issue, we highlight events not only on the UW's Seattle campus but also events in the community that involve our talented students, faculty and alumni.

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