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Fishermen, communities need more than healthy fish stocks

Fishermen, communities need more than healthy fish stocks

A new comprehensive, global tool considers social factors in addition to the usual biological measures when gauging a fishery’s health.

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IBM Watson to speed DNA insights for UW cancer care

IBM Watson to speed DNA insights for UW cancer care

Determining possible drug therapies or clinical trials for an advanced cancer patient, based on a genetic profile, can take weeks. Now, with Watson, it takes only minutes.

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Mapping app turns art into a sharable walking route

Mapping app turns art into a sharable walking route

The Trace app turns a digital sketch that you draw on your smartphone screen — heart, maple leaf, raindrop — into a walking route that you can send to a friend.

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This fish could inspire better medical devices

This fish could inspire better medical devices

Researchers at Friday Harbor Laboratories are looking at how the biomechanics of Northern clingfish could be helpful in designing devices and instruments to be used in surgery and even to tag and track whales in the ocean.

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Arts Roundup: Piano, drama — and IMPFest

Highlights include the School of Drama’s production of “Bus Stop” and the Improvised Music Project Festival (IMPFest) over the weekend at the Ethnic Cultural Center.

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Flights of Imagination

Flights of Imagination

Photo by John Healy

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