New OneBusAway feature makes buses more usable for blind riders

New OneBusAway feature makes buses more usable for blind riders

StopInfo, a new hub for bus stop information in the OneBusAway app, is helpful for blind riders and can promote spontaneous and unfamiliar travel.

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Stardust sample analysis finds likely interstellar dust

Stardust sample analysis finds likely interstellar dust

The Stardust mission, the brainchild of a UW astronomer, enlisted help from thousands of citizen scientists to find likely evidence of interstellar dust.

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Virginity pledges for men can lead to sexual confusion

Virginity pledges for men can lead to sexual confusion

Young men receiving support after they pledge to abstain from sex until marriage can find themselves without support once they do marry.

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Research from 1960s shakes up understanding of West Coast quakes

Research from 1960s shakes up understanding of West Coast quakes

Sand and mud collected as part of UW oceanographers’ graduate work in the late 1960s is central to a scientific story that spans human and geologic timescales.

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Rebuilding part of the Large Hadron Collider – with Legos (video)

Rebuilding part of the Large Hadron Collider – with Legos (video)

UW students used Legos to build a replica of the Atlas detector, part of the Large Hadron Collider that made physics history. (With video)

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