Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

Oso disaster had its roots in earlier landslides

The UW is part of a new study that shows the disastrous landslide that killed 43 people at Oso, Washington, involved the “remobilization” of a 2006 landslide in the same place.

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Sloan Digital Sky Survey now will view entire sky

Sloan Digital Sky Survey now will view entire sky

A telescope consortium that includes the University of Washington has plans to view the entire sky and even peer into the Milky Way's center.

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UW-led research makes most precise measurement of exoplanet

UW-led research makes most precise measurement of exoplanet

Using data from two telescopes, scientists made the most precise measurement yet of the size of a world outside the solar system.

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Tracking the breakup of Arctic summer sea ice

Tracking the breakup of Arctic summer sea ice

An international team has placed sensors on and under Arctic sea ice to monitor this season's retreat and help in predicting summer conditions in the Arctic Ocean.

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Arts Roundup: Exhibits, theater and Burke’s Summer Festival

Arts Roundup: Exhibits, theater and Burke’s Summer Festival

Summer is here and with that comes a vibrant local arts scene. In this special issue, we highlight events not only on the UW's Seattle campus but also events in the community that involve our talented students, faculty and alumni.

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