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Published: 08/31/2018

Evan Sugden is a honeybee expert with UW Biology. He says he hasn’t noticed any behavioral changes in honeybees due to wildfire smoke. But he notes...Read more

Published: 08/31/2018

New research is showing that climate change is expected to accelerate rates of crop loss due to the activity of another group of hungry creatures — insects....Read more

Published: 08/20/2018

Renowned international UW plant biologist Keiko Torii will present the Annals of Botany Lecture at ComBio2018, a major Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)...Read more

Published: 08/20/2018

Have you heard of the University of Washington’s Medicinal Herb Garden?

Although it has been around since 1911, it remains a little-known feature of the University of Washington campus.

The...Read more

Published: 08/09/2018

KUOW Bill Radke talks to Seattle Times reporter Lynda Mapes and Dr. Deborah Giles, whale research biologist for the University of Washington's Center for Conservation Biology about...Read more

Published: 08/02/2018

The last time scientists visited Ile aux Cochons in 1982, an island that is part of an archipelago in the southern Indian Ocean, the king penguin population...Read more

Published: 07/30/2018

During a weeklong series of dives in OceanGate’s Cyclops 1 submersible, researchers will study the ecosystem of the Salish Sea, the network of U.S.-Canadian coastal waterways that...Read more

Published: 07/18/2018

There are aquatic insects that can live on, or partially in, water. But diving under the surface for extended periods of time is a rare skill. One...Read more

Published: 07/13/2018

Congratulations to Drs Ben Hall, Lynn Riddiford, and Daniel Schindler on their election to the Washington State Academy of Sciences!

Benjamin Hall, Professor Emeritus, University of Washington;...Read more