A new study published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society reports that superflares, extreme radiation bursts from stars, pose only a limited danger to exoplanets.
A study published by UW researchers has provided an important road map to conserving rough-nosed horned lizards in Sri Lanka.
A University of Washington-led team has developed a method that uses the camera on a person’s smartphone or computer to take their pulse and respiration signal from a real-time video of their face.
Two University of Washington scientists have developed a statistical framework that incorporates key COVID-19 data to model the true prevalence of the disease in the United States and individual states.
University of Washington researchers are using gaming graphic cards to control plasma formation in their prototype fusion reactor.
A Univ. of Washington analysis of requests and donations to GoFundMe, along with Census data, found that affluent and educated communities created more fundraising campaigns, and received more in return, during the early months of the pandemic than other communities with fewer resources.
Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a deep learning method that can animate a photo of any flowing material, including water, smoke, and clouds, into a video.
People don’t gain or lose weight because they live near a fast-food restaurant or supermarket, according to a new study led by the University of Washington. And, living in a more “walkable”, dense neighborhood likely only has a small impact on weight.
The first results from the Muon g-2 experiment at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory have revealed that fundamental particles called muons behave in a way that is not predicted by scientists’ best theory to date, the Standard Model of particle physics.
Thanks to 20 years of observations from thousands of citizen scientists, University of Washington researchers have discovered that large strandings of by-the-wind sailor jellyfish happen in years when winters are warmer than usual.