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Child maltreatment not a clear path to adult crime

Child maltreatment not a clear path to adult crime

Research has found a significant link between childhood abuse and neglect and crime in adulthood. But a recent UW study finds that link all but disappears when accounting for other life factors.

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UW researchers helping region prep for next Big One

UW researchers helping region prep for next Big One

More than three hundred years ago this week, the geologic fault off Washington and Oregon's coast lurched and caused a massive earthquake. Now, UW scientists are helping prepare the region for a repeat event that could come at any time.

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Potentially habitable planets began as Neptune-like

Potentially habitable planets began as Neptune-like

Two phenomena known to inhibit the potential habitability of planets — tidal forces and vigorous stellar activity — might instead help chances for life on certain planets orbiting low-mass stars, UW astronomers have found.

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Arts Roundup: Music, lectures, 'Twelfth Night'

Arts Roundup: Music, lectures, 'Twelfth Night'

The School of Drama's production of "Twelfth Night" sets Shakespeare in The Roaring Twenties, the School of Music offers a variety of performances including the Modern Music Ensemble and a Student Chamber Concert, and the UW World Series presents Ukranian pianist Vadym Kholodenko.

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Suzzallo Grandeur

Suzzallo Grandeur

Photo by John Healy

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