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This data project could help save forests being destroyed by insects

A new project that combined satellite data, airplane mapping data, and on-the-ground field data of the forests of the Pacific Northwest over several decades could help researchers better manage future forest…

New electrolyte promises to rid lithium batteries of short-circuiting dendrites

Dendrites – thin conductive filaments that form inside lithium batteries – reduce the life of these cells and are often responsible for them catching fire. Scientists working at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) of the...Show More Summary

When The Snow Sucks, Hop In A Helicopter And Head For The Mountains

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

If you live in the Pacific Northwest, your life practically revolves around playing in the snow. At least that's how I imagine it. But if certain global atmospheric anomalies steal all your snow and dump it on the the rest of North America, then drastic measures are in order to fulfill your daily fix. Read more...

Washington: 10 Reasons Why Washington State's Ferry Travel is Awesome

3 days agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Living in the Pacific Northwest, ferry travel is a way of life. People rely on this mode of transportation to get to work, for inter-island travel and to get away, relax and explore. If you?re in a rush, it can definitely test your patience. Show More Summary

High-performance flow battery could rival lithium-ions for EVs and grid storage

3 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

A new redox flow battery developed at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) more than doubles the amount of energy that this type of cell can pack in a given volume, approaching the numbers of lithium-ion batteries. If the...Show More Summary

10 Most Painful Losses in Seattle Seahawks History

Just like there have been 10 high points in Seattle Seahawks history, there have also been 10 low points in the Pacific Northwest since the Seahawks joined the NFL in 1976. Some were close games, others were not, while one set a record that stands to this day. Show More Summary

ADF&G ‘Chinook News’ – Winter 2015 Newsletter Now Available

Despite record numbers of returning chinook (king) salmon throughout the Pacific Northwest, Alaskan chinook have experienced a significant decline in recent years. The decline is widely misunderstood throughout the scientific community, and because of this fact a great deal of research is currently being conducted by the state of Alaska in hopes to better understand […]

Acidifying Waters Are Endangering Your Oysters And Mussels

Many coastal communities that harvest shellfish could soon be hurt by ocean acidification, a study finds. The Pacific Northwest and New England are hot spots, as are estuaries along the East Coast.

Pacific Northwest Concours d’Elegance announces 2015 classes

The 2014 Pacific Northwest Concours d’Elegance. Photo courtesy LeMay—America’s Car Museum. Now in its 13th year, the Pacific Northwest Concours d’Elegance is scheduled to take place on Sunday, September 13, on the grounds of the LeMay—America’s Car Museum in Tacoma, Washington. Rolls-Royce will be this year’s featured marque, and new classes will include Highway Elegance, […]

Transforming Tiny Home built for under $500

The tiny living community is filled with enthusiasts who think outside the box in a bid to turn what's essentially a shed into a viable home at minimal cost. Pacific Northwest resident Scott Brooks offers a great example of what canShow More Summary

Recently discovered original, custom bodied 'Hollywood' Cord to shine at Bonhams Amelia Island sale

last weekArts : Artdaily

Recently discovered after having been tucked away in the Pacific Northwest for more than half a century, Bonhams will offer one of the most fabled, important and truly special Cords from the estate of Jay Hyde: the 1930 Cord L-29 Town Car with coachwork by Murphy & Company. Show More Summary

Videoasis Screens Clips by Mudhoney, THEESatisfaction, and Other Northwest Bands Tonight at NWFF

Watch videos by some of the Northwest's hottest bands on the big screen at NWFF. The quarterly Videoasis event happens tonight at Northwest Film Forum, spotlighting new and old videos by Pacific Northwest musicians, as curated by Sharlese Metcalf and Bobby McHugh. Show More Summary

Researchers test early earthquake warning system for Pacific Northwest

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Testing began on Tuesday on the first early warning system to predict earthquakes before they rattle Oregon and Washington, with a group of businesses and hospitals trying out the tool before it is made available to the public, scientists said. The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network system will emit...

Let's get soggy with Miranda & Joe's wonderfully woodsy, rainy wedding

This is some gloomy chic, gorgeous Pacific Northwest rainy amazingness right here, folks. Moody, misty, and perfect. Let's follow this couple through their two-mile hike for an elopement full of haikus, copper cups of bourbon, and the sweetest pooch covered in a blanket you'll see today.

12 Long Walks in the USA

2 weeks agoFitness / Hiking :

The series began with the Pacific Northwest Trail on July 2, 2011, and finished at the southern terminus of the Appalachian Trail on December 28, 2012. The total distance was approximately 14,302 miles (23,012 km). … This Hiking Life Total … Continue reading ?

Treehouse Masters’ Pete Nelson is a Bigfoot Believer

Pete is lucky he gets to work in his home state, Washington, in the Pacific Northwest often. So, it's no surprise that he might stumble across a Bigfoot in the woods where they've been known to hang out.

Noise Frog expands operations in the Pacific Northwest

Noise Frog, a leader in home automation, whole house audio, and security, is expanding operations in the Pacific Northwest. With the home improvement market on the rise, home automation, previously a high-end destination, has come into the reach of many homeowners. Show More Summary

Haggen begins first of 146 store conversions

At 12:01 a.m. Feb. 12, Pacific Northwest retail chain Haggen will take ownership of its first Albertsons store, starting the official acquisition of 146 stores.

5 Most Important Changes for Blazers to Make After 2015 NBA All-Star Break

They say history repeats itself. Who "they" are is unclear, but what's apparent is that the 2014-15 Portland Trail Blazers epitomize this unattributed phrase. In 2013-14, the team from the Pacific Northwest shocked the NBA, only to crash back down to earth partway through the season. Show More Summary

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