University of Washington researchers have defined for the first time what children mean when they say technology is “creepy.”
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Researchers at the UW have created a new smartphone app that can detect fluid behind the eardrum by simply using a piece of paper and the phone’s microphone and speaker.
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Former cleantech executive leads development of University of Washington energy research and technology center
The University of Washington has named Kevin Klustner executive director of the Center for Advanced Materials & Clean Energy Technologies. The Center's future 340,000-square-foot home will allow UW scientists & partners to accelerate clean energy...
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With reports of crimes against nursing home residents gaining media attention around the country, seven states have passed laws regulating the use of cameras in care facilities. An assistant professor in the University of Washington School of Social...
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Researchers take a bottom-up approach to synthesizing microscopic diamonds for bioimaging, quantum computing
Researchers at the University of Washington, the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory discovered that they can use extremely high pressure and temperature to introduce other elements into nanodiamonds for...
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In a paper published May 2 in Nature Communications, a University of Washington team reports that two major forces have shaped bat skulls over their evolutionary history -- echolocation and diet -- generating a huge diversity of skull shapes across...
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In oxygen-poor parts of the ocean, some microorganisms survive by breathing arsenic. This holdover from the ancient Earth was not thought to still exist in the open ocean.
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US public support for undocumented immigrants seeking citizenship stronger if pathway includes military service, University of Washington research shows
Americans appear more willing to support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants if that path includes serving in the United States military, according to new research from political scientists at the University of Washington.
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Stars and stories: University of Washington astronomer Emily Levesque gathering material for book on 'true tales of observational astronomy'
Emily Levesque, UW assistant professor of astronomy, and an increasingly well-known name in her field, is working on material for a new book for science-loving general readers, to be called "The Last Stargazers: True Tales of the Colorful and...
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Sarah Gimbel, a nurse epidemiologist and a U. Wash. global health prof., is an expert on Mozambique.
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Hurricane forecasts moving from storm tracks to coastal impacts, says University of Washington's Shuyi Chen
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Author of New Book on UK Refugee Camps Can Discuss Lessons for Other Liberal Democracies — Including Our Own
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