A new study led by the University of Washington uses data gathered by floating drones in the Southern Ocean over past winters to learn how much carbon dioxide is transferred by the surrounding seas. Results show that in winter the open water nearest...
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The internet has made government more efficient and public records more accessible — but as digital technology evolves it could also bring challenges to long-held constitutional safeguards, says Hans Jochen Scholl, a professor in the University of...
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In a paper published online July 23 in Nature, a UW-led research team reports that the 2-D form of tungsten ditelluride can undergo "ferroelectric switching" — a first for a exfoliated 2-D material. Ferroelectric materials can have applications in...
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The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded an expected $10.75 million, four-year grant to the University of Washington, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and other partner institutions for a new interdisciplinary research center to define...
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A team led by the University of Washington has created an environmentally friendly way to remove color from dyes in water in a matter of seconds.
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In a paper published online this spring in the journal Nature Photonics, scientists at the University of Washington report that a prototype semiconductor thin-film has performed even better than today’s best solar cell materials at emitting light.
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Observations over the eastern U.S. show why emissions reductions haven't achieved the same results in winter as they have in summer.
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Oxygen Levels on Early Earth Rose and Fell Several Times Before the Successful Great Oxidation Event
Earth’s oxygen levels rose and fell more than once hundreds of millions of years before the planetwide success of the Great Oxidation Event about 2.4 billion years ago, new research from the University of Washington shows.
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Author of New Book on UK Refugee Camps Can Discuss Lessons for Other Liberal Democracies — Including Our Own
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Trump's Infrastructure Plan 'Right Answer to Wrong Question,' Says University of Washington Professor Justin Marlowe
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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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