Hyperspectral camera uses both visible and invisible near-infrared light to “see” beneath surfaces and capture unseen details
Planets with volcanic activity are considered better candidates for life than worlds without such heated internal goings-on.
To make cars as safe as possible, we crash them into walls to pinpoint weaknesses and better protect people who use them.
University of Washington research pinpoints defects in popular perovskites.
3-D printing has been used to make everything from cars to medical implants. Now, University of Washington ecologists are using the technology to make artificial flowers, which they say could revolutionize our understanding of plant-pollinator interactions.
University of Washington scientists have built a new nanometer-sized laser — using the thinnest semiconductor available today — that is energy efficient, easy to build and compatible with existing electronics.
Combined Arctic ice observations show decades of loss
A University of Washington (UW) survey of pollution and other impurities in North American snow required researchers to find sites with undisturbed snow far from any city or major road – in other words, a recipe for getting stranded by the side of a cold, lonely road.
Fusion energy almost sounds too good to be true – zero greenhouse gas emissions, no long-lived radioactive waste, a nearly unlimited fuel supply.
With almost all of the U.S. population armed with cellphones – and close to 80 percent carrying a smartphone – mobile phones have become second-nature for most people.