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Published: 06/13/2019

Original article by Sara Harrison on WIRED Magazine.

ELEANOR LUTZ HAS a running list of scientific topics for which she wants to find data sets. It’s not her job exactly:...Read more

Published: 04/03/2019
Ana Mari Cauce

Today, we mourn the loss of...Read more

Published: 05/28/2019

Original article by Michelle Ma at UW News.

Chemical signatures imprinted on tiny stones that form inside the ears of fish show that two of Alaska’s most productive salmon...Read more

Published: 05/20/2019

Photo by Kate Brooks
Excerpt from article by Sandi Doughton of The Seattle Times

SAM WASSER doesn’t sleep well.

How can he, when 40,000 elephants are still slaughtered...Read more

Published: 05/10/2019

Dr. Moon Draper has a long history of teaching for honors programs.  In his experience he has found the diversity of thought, background, and perspective endlessly refreshing. So much so, that...Read more

Published: 05/02/2019

Original article by James Urton on UW News.

Humans may be forgiven for overlooking bats. After all, many bat species are out and about when we’re turning...Read more

Published: 05/01/2019

Original article by Glenn Fleishman on FastCompany.

Welcome to the other side of the uncanny valley of profile photographs. The attention of generated imagery has so far...Read more

Published: 04/30/2019

Original article by Andrea Godinez, Burke Museum PR

A new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of...Read more

Published: 04/29/2019
Dr. Gabby Wolff, postdoc in the Riffell Lab, has been awarded the UW Graduate School’s 2019 Postdoc Mentoring Award.  
Published: 04/26/2019

Photo by Christopher Walton, original article by Erik Stokstad

Antarctica's charismatic emperor penguins are thought to be particularly...Read more