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August 28, 2013

UW student archaeologists wind up summer at Tel Dor site

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Scenes from the summer 2013 at the UW Tel Dor Archeological Excavation and Field School.

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Town Hall to host discussion of tea party and reactionary politics

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August 27, 2013

Researcher controls colleague’s motions in 1st human brain-to-brain interface


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University of Washington researchers have performed what they believe is the first noninvasive human-to-human brain interface, with one researcher able to send a brain signal via the Internet to control the hand motions of a fellow researcher.

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August 26, 2013

Husky Stadium recognized as ‘Game Changer’ in sustainability

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The National Resources Defense Council featured Husky Stadium in its list of ten “Collegiate Game Changers”— athletic programs that excel in green practices.

Microneedle patch could replace standard tuberculosis skin test

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A team led by University of Washington engineers has created a patch with tiny, biodegradable needles that can penetrate the skin and precisely deliver a tuberculosis test. The researchers published their results online Aug. 26 in the journal Advanced Healthcare Materials.

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UW Tacoma offers behind-the-scenes U.S. Open experience

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UW ranked 13th nationally by Washington Monthly, 9th in “Bang for Buck”

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Washington Monthly, which ranks universities based upon social mobility, research production and commitment to service, has ranked the University of Washington 13th among national universities for 2013.

August 23, 2013

One-of-a-kind shell collection donated to Burke Museum

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August 21, 2013

Physicists pinpoint key property of material that both conducts and insulates

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UW scientists have made the first-ever accurate determination of a solid-state triple point, the temperature and pressure at which three different solid phases can coexist stably.

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Julie Kientz named one of world’s top innovators under 35

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Julie Kientz, a UW assistant professor of human centered design & engineering, has been named one of the world’s top 35 innovators under age 35 by MIT Technology Review magazine.

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