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New center to use novel method to screen chemicals’ toxicity

New center to use novel method to screen chemicals’ toxicity

In-vitro, 3-D chip approach will enable faster evaluation and reduce need for animal models.

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Scientists build a nanolaser using a single atomic sheet

Scientists build a nanolaser using a single atomic sheet

Suspending kids from school for using marijuana is likely to lead to more — not less — pot use among their classmates, a new UW study finds.

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Is exposure to secondhand smoke child abuse?

Is exposure to secondhand smoke child abuse?

A UW professor argues in a recent editorial that treating children’s exposure to secondhand smoke as child abuse and reporting parents to authorities takes a punitive approach to addiction and harms both children and families.

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Arts Roundup: Exhibitions, music, Native Art Weekend

Arts Roundup: Exhibitions, music, Native Art Weekend

As we approach spring break, sit back, relax and take in an event or two. This week, the Henry Art Gallery hosts a slew of collaborative events including a performance by the Seattle Chamber Players and Juan Pampin, director of Digital Arts and Experimental Media.

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Flights of Imagination

Flights of Imagination

Photo by John Healy

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