Edward McClain was a familiar face to customers of the U-District Safeway. Students who frequented the store were accustomed to his question, “Real Change?” followed by his routine greeting, “Have a great day ma’am, have a great day sir.”
In a dimly lit room down the hall from Parnassus Cafe, images of prosthetic limbs and hospital rooms flashed on a projector screen. Inside the cafe, a captive audience watched as actors portrayed one man’s struggle with depression and mental health.
UW researchers and two 12-year-olds recently returned from an expedition that may give new insight into the genetics and population of the chambered nautilus, a cephalopod mollusk found in the Pacific and Eastern Indian oceans.