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Dr. Universe: How do bees make honey?
June 15, 2018

Brandon Hopkins, a WSU honey bee researcher, tells how bees around the world are turning nectar from flowers into sweet, golden honey.

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Dr. Universe: Why do stink bugs stink?
June 8, 2018

Dr. Universe reveals what the big stink is with insights from Elizabeth Beers, a researcher and entomologist with the WSU Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center.

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Dr. Universe: Why do puffer fish puff up?
June 1, 2018

Some puffer fish can inflate to the size of a balloon or a beach ball. Wes Dowd in WSU’s School of Biological Sciences, has found several reasons for this  unusual ability.

North America’s first electron microscope
May 14, 2018

Two WSU scientists, working in their spare time and without funding, built an electron microscope in the 1930s to help usher in the era of atomic-level imaging.