Join expedition online: UW students help install deep-sea observatory

Join expedition online: UW students help install deep-sea observatory

UW students had a unique experience helping complete the world’s largest deep-ocean observatory of the Washington and Oregon coast.

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Reflected smartphone transmissions enable gesture control

Reflected smartphone transmissions enable gesture control

UW engineers have developed a new form of low-power technology that lets users "train" smartphones to recognize hand gestures.

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How a homeless student found hope in the margins

How a homeless student found hope in the margins

Within one year, Solomon Muche went from homeless immigrant student to University of Washington freshman.

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World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100

World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100

A study by the UW and the United Nations finds that world population is likely to reach 11 billion by 2100, about 2 billion higher than previous estimates.

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Seize your “important moments,” president tells incoming class

Seize your “important moments,” president tells incoming class

President Michael K. Young told the newest members of the Husky family to seize the important moments during their undergraduate years.

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