(DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) Scientists have identified a set of biomarkers that indicate which patients infected with the Ebola virus are most at risk of dying from the disease. The results come from one of the most in-depth studies ever of blood samples from patients with Ebola. Show More Summary
In the quest to produce affordable biofuels, poplar trees are one of the Pacific Northwest's best bets—the trees are abundant, fast-growing, adaptable to many terrains and their wood can be transformed into substances used in biofuel and high-value chemicals that we rely on in our daily lives.
A NASA visualization uses computer models to show how recent hurricanes shifted salt from the Atlantic, dust from the Sahara and smoke from fires in Portugal and the Pacific Northwest.
The next episode of ‘Parts Unknown’ airs this Sunday In the penultimate episode of Parts Unknown, Season 10, host Anthony Bourdain travels to the Pacific Northwest for some time in Seattle. It isn’t the first time Bourdain has taken a camera crew to the Emerald City, but in this installment, he makes a bold proclamation. Show More Summary
About six miles from any viable boat launch, on the largest of the San Juan Islands, an 80-foot boat rests under the shade of the Pacific Northwest’s towering Douglas firs. The three-masted barkentine vessel, which is sea-worthy according...Show More Summary
by Wm.? Steven Humphrey patty_c / Getty Images We already know that the GOP and its followers thrive on one emotion: TERROR! They are absolutely TERRIFIED of the following (in no particular order): women, equal pay, health care, black...Show More Summary
Ski areas are opening weeks ahead of schedule.
Spacious rock out of the Pacific Northwest.
The Stranger’s music critics’ picks for this week. by Stranger Things To Do Staff Despite the unfathomable darkness that is a Pacific Northwest winter, there exists a flickering light illuminating a pathway through to the end: the fluorescence of a poorly lit green room at each of the local venues hosting these excellent live music shows this week. Show More Summary
As winter descends on the Cascades, I find myself thinking about one of my favorite winter alpine climbs in the Pacific Northwest. The North Face of Chair Peak is a classic winter ascent that can easily be done in a day. It has a beautiful alpine face that gets covered in snow. Show More Summary
SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on the Seattle mayoral race (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Seattle Mayor-Elect Jenny Durkan said in a statement Wednesday that the hard work of delivering progress in the Pacific Northwest's largest city starts...Show More Summary
FAN EXPO Vancouver, one of the largest fan conventions in the Pacific Northwest, gets underway on Friday, November 10th. This year’s con includes some top-flight panels (the cast of iZombie, The Flash, Arrow and more); a swak of celebrity...Show More Summary
Sightings of Bigfoot-style creatures are widespread across Canada. This is hardly surprising, given that pretty much the entire Pacific northwest of the United States is home to the legendary man-beasts, too. It’s possible that the legends of the savage and infamous Wendigo may have developed out of near-fatal, and even deadly, encounters with violent, murderous... Read more »
by Rich Smith Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer Noelani Pantastico in the American premiere of Crystal Pite’s Plot Point, which PNB is presenting as part of HER STORY, November 3 – 12, 2017. ANGELA STERLING Three days after watching...Show More Summary
The Pacific Northwest Trail is 1200 miles long. The PNTA has worked hard to develop an entirely new map set for 2017. These new maps feature the most up-to-date primary route and recommended alternates available. In addition, they include notes … Continue reading ?
The restaurant announced the news on Facebook 99 Park, the upscale Bellevue restaurant focusing on Pacific Northwest ingredients, has closed permanently. The closure is effective immediately, giving fans no time for one last meal. The...Show More Summary
For Potter fans in the Pacific Northwest who aren’t able to make it to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter anytime soon, fear not. A replica of the iconic magical street from your favorite series, Diagon Alley, has apparated to a Seattle-area driveway. Father extraordinaire, Jonathan Chambers, a former tech wizard with a talent for...read more!
In the Earth Microbiome Project, an extensive global team co-led by researchers at University of California San Diego, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory collected more than 27,000 samples from numerous, diverse environments around the globe. Show More Summary
(University of California - San Diego) In the Earth Microbiome Project, an extensive global team co-led by researchers at University of California San Diego, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory collected more than 27,000 samples from numerous, diverse environments around the globe. Show More Summary
By Ricardo Ibarra Photos by Mike Blair/Boxingprospects.net Headlining Pacific Northwest Professional Boxing Promotions’ nine bout line-up, Tacoma, Washington’s Marquice Weston (11-1-1, 6 KOs) added his fourth straight win on Saturday… Read More » The post Weston defeats Lyons in Auburn appeared first on fightnews.com.