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UW team programs solitary yeast cells to say ‘hello’

UW team programs solitary yeast cells to say ‘hello’

UW researchers have produced cell-to-cell communication in baker’s yeast — a first step in learning to build multicellular organisms or artificial organs from scratch.

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Discovery on how petunias know when to smell good

Discovery on how petunias know when to smell good

A team of UW biologists has identified a key mechanism plants use to decide when to release their floral scents to attract pollinators.

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UW interim President Ana Mari Cauce on the budget

UW interim President Ana Mari Cauce on the budget

UW Interim President Ana Mari Cauce expresses, "thanks and appreciation to our elected officials for making investments in higher education."

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‘The Shape of the New': Two UW profs' new book

‘The Shape of the New': Two UW profs' new book

Big concepts lie at the heart of “The Shape of the New: Four Big Ideas and How they Changed the World,” by Scott L. Montgomery and Daniel Chirot.

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Arts Roundup: Art breaks, ArtVentures – and 80 days of summer

School may be out for summer, but the arts on campus are heating up. Art Breaks and ArtVentures abound at the Henry Art Gallery, and the Jacob Lawrence Gallery is buzzing with the work of recent grads.

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Flights of Imagination

Flights of Imagination

Photo by John Healy

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