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Recent work by our members

#nswasciencewire highlights the published writing of NSWA members each month. Would you like to see your writing featured? Please suggest an item online or send a link or PDF file to Chris Tachibana at sciencewire@nwscience.org. The NSWA Board of Directors determines what material to present. We look forward to highlighting your work.

Schatz: Your August Eclipse Guide

Dennis Schatz’s book, Solar Science: Exploring Sunspots, Seasons, Eclipses, and More, written with Andrew Fraknoi, is earning national honors. The latest is the 2016 Gold EXCEL Award from Association Media & Publishing. Need a reason to get this book of...

Seinfeld: Sunshine RV for Health

Keith Seinfeld writes about an “RV with a splash of sunshine” for Public Health Insider. The RV is King County’s second mobile health van and it provides services including mental health care to people who are living homeless. @keith seinfeld is a public...

McCarthy: White Cells v. Malaria

Michael McCarthy, reporting for the University of Washington Health Sciences NewsBeat, talks with a researcher whose big malaria discovery started by thinking small. Instead of looking at the most obvious immune cells in the response to malaria, writes Michael, Dr....

James: Solutions to Knotty Problems

In Seattle Business, Sally http://www.viagragenericoes24.com/existe-viagra-en-crema James profiles James Olson, a Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientist who is working on knottins. The naturally occurring peptides hold promise for treating cancer,...

Bailey: Weir Wars

What’s weir fishing? Kevin Bailey explains in a piece for Earth Island Journal. Kevin visited Nova Scotia to watch the tide-dependent fish-trapping method and talk with people who use it. Their interests are at odds with an energy organization that is planning...