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tech-science

Mysterious Hole in Antarctic Sea Ice Explained by Robots and Seals

Seals with antennas on their heads helped shed light on the formation of a sea ice hole the size of South Carolina.
Becky Ferreira
6.10.19
Dark Matter

This May Be the Experiment That Finally Discovers the Dark Matter Particle

“If dark matter axions exist within the frequency band we will be probing for the next few years, then it’s only a matter of time before we find them.”
Daniel Oberhaus
4.10.18
Basketball

Michael Porter Jr. Is College Basketball's Next Superstar—And He Knows It

Michael Porter Jr., the MVP of the McDonalds All American Game, is headed to the University of Missouri next season.
John Wilmes
3.30.17
Golden Years

Seniors Are Fighting Aliens in a Video Game to Deal With Depression

Video Games could be a powerful treatment for depression in the future.
Katie Jensen
3.4.17
RACISM

Study Questions How 'Tolerant' People Really Feel About Interracial Couples

"I felt like the polls weren’t telling the whole story."
Sarah Emerson
8.19.16
michael porter jr.

Maybe It's Not So Weird That the No. 2 Basketball Recruit is Going to the University of Washington

It kind of makes sense that the No. 2 recruit in the country is going to Washington, even though he's from the midwest.
Mike Vorkunov
7.21.16
dr. richard ellenbogen

University of Washington Investigating Dr. Richard Ellenbogen for Role in Attempting to Influence Government Grant

Dr. Richard Ellenbogen is now being investigated by his own university.
Sean Newell
7.21.16
Baseball

Braden Bishop Plays Every Game 4MOM

Seattle Mariners prospect Braden Bishop spent his junior season at University of Washington raising awareness for Alzheimer's, not only to help his mom, Suzy, who had just been diagnosed with the disease, but to cope with the news himself.
Devon Heinen
6.22.16
Currents

Currents Are the Secret to an Antarctic Climate Change Mystery

But just because you can't see it, doesn't mean it's not happening.
Sarah Emerson
6.2.16
DNA

Scientists Stored Digital Images Inside DNA, Then Retrieved Them

Nature has a better solution than CDs and floppy disks.
Kate Lunau
4.8.16
Space

Watch An Ancient, Voracious Galaxy Finally Settle Down Into Its Quieter Years

The former quasar settles into its retirement years.
John Wenz
1.9.16
regulate

If Your Ass is a Buster, Chris Petersen Will Regulate

Washington cornerback Naijiel Hale (aka Nate Dogg's son) was dismissed from the team for "disciplinary reasons."
Joseph Swide
8.7.15
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