A University of Washington study finds that a child's language skills in kindergarten can predict his or her future proficiency in other subjects.
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The disappearance of a whole forest has ricocheting effects in the atmosphere that can affect vegetation on the other side of the country.
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Engineers at the University of Washington have created RoboFly, the first wireless flying robotic insect. RoboFly is slightly heavier than a toothpick and is powered by a laser beam.
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Aspects of an otherwise Earthlike planet’s tilt and orbital dynamics can severely affect its potential habitability — even triggering abrupt “snowball states” where oceans freeze and surface life is impossible, according to new research from...
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New research in plants shows that a gene called MUTE is required for the formation of stomata — the tiny pores that a critical for gas exchange, including releasing the oxygen gas that we breathe.
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Author Charles Johnson — with New Story Collection 'Night Hawks' Out — Discusses the Anatomy of a Short Story
The dozen stories in "Night Hawks," published this month by Scribner, range from realism to light science fiction, myth and his own personal experiences, laced gently with humor and philosophy.
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In a study published online May 3 in the journal Science, a University of Washington-led team announced that it has discovered a method to encode information using magnets that are just a few layers of atoms in thickness. This breakthrough may...
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Researchers Develop an App for Crowdsourced Exercise Plans, Which Rival Personal Trainers in Effectiveness
Researchers at the University of Washington and Seattle University have created CrowdFit, a platform for exercise planning that relies on crowdsourcing from nonexperts to create workout regimens guided by national exercise recommendations and...
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Katie Davis of the University of Washington Information School Can Discuss Effects of Smartphone Use on Youth
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Two University of Washington law professors have written a book on the familiar and lesser-known checks on presidential power.
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