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Global warming choked sea creatures to death in Earth's biggest mass extinction | Newsweek
Around 252 million years ago, the Earth experienced its biggest mass extinction event. Now, scientists believe swathes of sea creatures were suffocated because of global warming. The UW's Justin Penn, a graduate student in oceanography, and Curtis Deutsch, associate professor of oceanography, are quoted.
Penn.Justin  Deutsch.Curtis  !UWitM  2018  natl  Newsweek  College:Environment  School:Oceanography  Climate.Change 
4 days ago by uwnews
Fox Business host says welfare recipients should feel shame and stigma | Newsweek
Fox Business host Trish Regan said Monday that the problem with government welfare programs in America is that there is no longer any shame or stigma associated with them. Work by Jennifer Stuber, associate professor of social work at the UW, is quoted.
Stuber.Jennifer  School:Social.Work  Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl 
6 days ago by uwnews
A Business With No End
bizarre story about a cult that owns confusing businesses
cult  newsweek  jenny_odell 
11 days ago by roguelazer
Newsweek Staffers Threaten to Resign, Claiming Company Tried to Silence Investigation of Owners
On Tuesday evening, Newsweek published a story about previously unreported ties between Newsweek Media Group (which also owns International Business Times) and Olivet University’s efforts to develop a campus in upstate New York. Olivet, which is affiliated with a mysterious religious sect called “The Community,” has numerous connections to former leaders of NMG.
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But not before several reporters and editors made it clear to management that they would quit if Newsweek did not publish the story.

The team of journalists including Newsweek deputy editor Ross Schneiderman, news director Cristina Silva, politics editor Michael J. Mishak, and IBT reporters Josh Keefe and Josh Saul mulled resigning in protest on Tuesday if the article was not published.

“Newsweek Media Group has made it clear it will not allow us to publish a credible, independent story about the company’s financial ties to Olivet University—even though our reporting shows the Manhattan District Attorney’s office is scrutinizing those ties as part of a long-term fraud probe,” the protesting journalists said in a letter drafted—but never sent—to management, reviewed by The Daily Beast. “For this reason, we are immediately resigning from the company.”
David_Jang  Sun_Myung_Moon  Olivet  Newsweek  religion  Korean 
12 days ago by Quercki
Labrador puppy makes unbelievable discovery: A woolly mammoth tooth dating back to the last Ice Age | Newsweek
A yellow Labrador puppy who was digging around in his owner’s backyard on Whidbey Island managed to find something amazing buried in the ground: a woolly mammoth tooth dating back thousands of years. The Burke Museum's Andrea Godinez and Christian Sidor are quoted.
Godinez.Andrea  Sidor.Christian  !UWitM  2018  Newsweek  natl  Burke.Museum 
12 days ago by uwnews
UW crash: 40 injured after bus carrying huskies band rolls over on highway | Newsweek
A bus carrying members of the University of Washington marching band has been involved in a crash that left around 40 people injured.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl  athletics  students 
15 days ago by uwnews
Spinal cord stimulation helps three paralyzed people walk again | Newsweek
Three male patients suffering from partial or complete paralysis from the waist down were able to walk again for limited periods—with aid—after receiving a novel combination of electrical spinal cord stimulation and intensive physical therapy. Chet Moritz, co-director of the UW's Center for Neurotechnology, is quoted.
Center.Sensorimotor.Neural.Engineering  Moritz.Chet  !UWitM  2018  natl  Newsweek  College:Engineering 
5 weeks ago by uwnews
Neanderthal thorax shows our ancient human relatives walked upright and breathed differently to us | Newsweek
Scientists have reconstructed the ribcage and spine of a Neanderthal man that died around 60,000 years ago, leading them to make an unexpected discovery. Patricia Kramer, professor of anthropology at the UW, is quoted.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  Kramer.Patricia  College:Arts&Sciences  natl  Department:Anthropology 
5 weeks ago by uwnews
Moderate, short-term weight loss linked to significantly lower breast cancer risk | Newsweek
There may be a link between weight loss and a reduced risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women, according to new research involving UW scientists.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl  UW:Medicine  cancer 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
Erectile dysfunction: Men could be predisposed via genetics | Newsweek
Millions of men around the world struggle with erectile dysfunction—and scientists — including those at the UW — believe genetics could play a role in some cases.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl  genetics&dna  UW:Medicine  Department:Urology 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
Scientists connect three people's minds so they can communicate using brainwaves alone | Newsweek
Sending your thoughts directly into someone else’s brain may seem like the stuff of science fiction. But this capability could be closer to reality than we think. Rajesh Rao, professor of computer science and engineering at the UW, is quoted.
College:Engineering  Allen.School  !UWitM  2018  Institute.Learning&Brain.Sciences  Newsweek  natl  Rao.Rajesh 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
Opinion | Two believable testimonies, no corroborating evidence | Newsweek
"What standard should we use in determining who we believe? Are men inherently less reliable than women? Should we simply 'believe all women'?" writes Ben Shapiro for Newsweek. Work by Elizabeth Loftus, affiliate professor of psychology and of law at the UW, is referenced.
Loftus.Elizabeth  Department:Psychology  College:Arts&Sciences  !UWitM  2018  Newsweek  natl 
10 weeks ago by uwnews
California wildfires: Why controlled burns could save forests, and lives | Newsweek
The western United States used to be known for its big landscapes and blue skies. This summer, wildfires in British Columbia and California have blanketed the northwest in smoke for weeks on end. Dan Jaffe, a professor of environmental chemistry at UW Bothell, is quoted.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  Jaffe.Dan  UW:Bothell  natl  wildfire 
10 weeks ago by uwnews
Ivory trafficking: Three massive cartels exposed by elephant tusk DNA testing | Newsweek
Scientists have used DNA testing to expose three major cartels they believe are responsible for “the lion's share” of ivory seized globally. Sam Wasser, UW professor of biology and director of the Center for Conservation Biology, is quoted.
natl  !UWitM  2018  Wasser.Sam  Department:Biology  Center.Conservation.Biology  conservation  Newsweek  College:Arts&Sciences 
11 weeks ago by uwnews
How to stop the ivory trade: Technology is helping dogs discover contraband | Newsweek
A new technique could help dogs detect illegal ivory and rhinoceros horns even faster. Data from the UW's Center for Conservation Biology are referenced.
Center.Conservation.Biology  !UWitM  2018  natl  Newsweek  MSN 
august 2018 by uwnews
How much alcohol is safe to drink? There is no healthy amount, study warns | Newsweek
There is no safe level of drinking alcohol when it comes to preserving our health, scientists have warned in a study. Emmanuela Gakidou, senior author of the study and researchers at the UW's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, is quoted.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl  Institute.Health.Metrics&Evaluation  Gakidou.Emmanuela 
august 2018 by uwnews
Garlic burned through woman's toe in athlete's foot home remedy disaster | Newsweek
A woman in the U.K. has burned the skin of her left big toe after using raw garlic to treat a fungal infection in a disastrous home remedy. Dr. Lisa Maier, a dermatologist and UW clinical associate professor of medicine, is quoted.
Newsweek  !UWitM  2018  natl  Maier.Lisa  UW:Medicine 
july 2018 by uwnews
'Ghost dunes' discovered on Mars — and they could be hiding ancient microbes | Newsweek
Researchers have discovered around 800 crescent-shaped pits on Mars. Planetary geomorphologist Mackenzie Day and astrobiologist David Catling, both from the UW, are mentioned.
Newsweek  Catling.David  College:Environment  natl  !UWitM  2018  Department:Earth&Space.Sciences 
july 2018 by uwnews

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