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What counts as nature? It all depends

What counts as nature? It all depends

Is your idea of nature different from your grandparents'? That's what UW psychology professor Peter Kahn calls "environmental generational amnesia."

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Are petite poplars the future of biofuels?

Are petite poplars the future of biofuels?

A University of Washington team is trying to make poplar a viable competitor in the biofuels market by testing the production of younger poplar trees that could be harvested more frequently — after only two or three years — instead of the usual 10- to 20-year cycle.

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2 UW students make Forbes ’30 under 30 in Energy’

2 UW students make Forbes ’30 under 30 in Energy’

Two University of Washington engineering students were included by Forbes magazine on its list of the top 30 people in the world under age 30 working on energy solutions.

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New tool quantifies gender bias in movie scripts

New tool quantifies gender bias in movie scripts

See how nearly 800 different movie scripts rank on gender bias here: https://homes.cs.washington.edu/~msap/movie-bias/

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Arts Roundup

Monstrosity, an epic play; Jonty Harrison’s Voyages and performances by the Chamber Singers and University Chorale

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