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This graphical representation shows the layers of the 2-D LED and how it emits light.UW graduate student Katherine Heal (far right) attaches a water collection bottle to an oceanographic instrument that will be lowered in water off WashingtonIceberg from Jakobshavn Glacier floating in Disko Bay.One youngster works here with Kirsten Rowell in tide pools on the California Coast.Humpback whale breaching off the coast of Juneau, Alaska.Finland’s Hyytiälä Forest, where researchers collected field measurements.An example of a vortex ring, also called a toroidal bubble.

Thinnest-possible LEDs

UW scientists build stronger, more energy efficient LEDs

Vitamin water

Measuring essential nutrients in the ocean

Greenland's fastest glacier

Observations show new speed record

Natural history decline

Scientists call for revitalization

More Whales and ships in the Bering Strait

Recordings detect more species in the area

Pine forest particles

They appear out of thin air and influence climate

Solving a physics mystery

Those ‘solitons’ are really vortex rings

Roger Roffman chronicles society’s long struggle with pot in ‘Marijuana Nation’

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Roger Roffman, UW professor emeritus of social work who has studied marijuana dependence interventions for 30 years, talks about his new book, "Marijuana Nation: One Man's Chronicle of America Getting High: From Vietnam to Legalization." Read More…

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Uniform Grant Guidance (Omni-Circular)

The Office of Management and Budget released its grant reform regulations called the Uniform Grant Guidance (Omni-Circular). This guidance relates to administrative requirements, cost principles and audit requirements for federal awards.

The Omni Guidance Core Team was assembled to track and report on differences between past and new federal requirements including policy, procedure, and system changes. See the Uniform Grant Guidance webpage for timelines, and UW and federal/sponsor information.

Uniform Grant Guidance (Omni-Circular)

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