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The Big Question in Transportation

Professor Kara Kockelman discusses vehicle sharing, vehicle propulsion and vehicle safety technologies that could change the way people view transportation.

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The Big Question in Biomedicine

Professor Christine Schmidt discusses the advances in biomedicine and health care that could improve the world over the next 10 to 25 years. In the lab, she's helping discover them.

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Startup Class Unites Student Companies with Industry Mentors

Professor of Innovation Bob Metcalfe welcomed students for the first day of 1 Semester Startup, which is open to computer science, engineering and business majors.

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Research on U.S. Nuclear Levels Could Aid in Future Detection

What do increased atmospheric radioactivity concentrations in Washington state tell us about what happened in the Fukushima nuclear disaster? For Steve Biegalski, it's in the numbers.

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Protecting Bridges from Terrorist Attacks

In the 10 years since Sept. 11, engineers like Associate Professor Eric Williamson are designing structures and transportation systems that are more resistant to attacks.

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