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Seattle—The iconic evergreen forests of the Pacific Northwest haven’t always been here.
In a recent study published in the...Read more
Parenthood can be a struggle, particularly for families with multiple children in need of care, nurturing, protection and attention. But a weary mom or dad may find...Read more
Congratulations to Tri Pham and Clemens Cabernard for their recent publication in iScience!
The paper describes cellular and biophysical mechanisms underlying the formation of sibling cell size...Read more
Antarctica wasn’t always a frozen wasteland—250 million years ago, it was covered in forests and rivers, and the temperature rarely dipped below freezing. It was also home to diverse wildlife,...Read more
There are more wolves in Washington state than officials originally estimated. A lot more.
In the most recent estimate from 2018, officials counted 24 packs. The state reports a growth...Read more
As scientific funding becomes increasingly scarce, professors in STEM fields spend more time in their offices writing grant applications: by ...Read more
Like most of their stout-bodied, flippered kin, Magellanic penguins spend much of their lives in the ocean. From late autumn through winter and into spring in the Southern Hemisphere, these...Read more
On October 12, the Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology recognized UW Biology Associate Professor Greg Wilson with the Alf Award for Excellence in Paleontological Research and Education at the...Read more