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Pucker up, baby! Lips take center stage in infants’ brains, study says

Pucker up, baby! Lips take center stage in infants’ brains, study says

Even as early as 2 months old, babies are showing signs of body awareness and developing a "neural body map," according to new neuroscience research from I-LABS.

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Which marine mammals are most at risk from increased Arctic ship traffic

Which marine mammals are most at risk from increased Arctic ship traffic

Regions of Arctic water are becoming ice-free in late summer and early fall. A new study is the first to consider potential impacts on the marine mammals that use this region and identify which populations will be the most vulnerable to ships.

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Ali Mokdad named chief strategy officer for Population Health

Ali Mokdad named chief strategy officer for Population Health

Ali Mokdad has been named the chief strategy officer for Population Health at the University of Washington.

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Great white sharks dive deep into warm-water whirlpools in the Atlantic

Great white sharks dive deep into warm-water whirlpools in the Atlantic

It’s always good to know where great white sharks are likely to be swimming. That’s true if you’re a nervous beachgoer, a fishing boat trying to avoid illegal bycatch, or a marine biologist hoping to conserve this vulnerable species.

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At the UW’s CoMotion Labs, virtual content studio Electric Dream Factory is helping shape an inclusive future for the VR industry

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