Sign of the times? Several hundred Pacific walruses began amassing on an island off Alaska’s northwest coast in the first week of August in what wildlife officials say is the earliest date yet for their annual "haulout." The culprit appears to be shrinking Arctic ice. Walruses tend to head ashore...
No Fluff Just Stuff is pleased to announce the Pacific Northwest Software Symposium, Oct 13 - 15, 2017. Catch these Featured Sessions
In recent decades, growers have increasingly been adopting no-till farming to reduce soil erosion and decrease fuel, labor, and inputs.
(American Phytopathological Society) Wheat growers of the inland Pacific Northwest have been slow to adopt no-till farming, in part because short-term residue accumulation can encourage fungal soil-borne disease outbreaks. But over longer...Show More Summary
Scientists peer into oyster and clam genomes to help the shellfish industry prepare for a change in ocean chemistry. In the Pacific Northwest, oyster aficionados have likely tasted Chris Langdon’s scientific handiwork. Since 1996, his...Show More Summary
In 1845, Sir John Franklin led two British Royal Navy ships on an ill-fated expedition through the Northwest Passage -- a famous and hazardous corridor connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. None of the crew members returned, spawning a mystery that has endured for more than 150 years. Show More Summary
(PORTLAND, OR) – GERBER boasts a long history in the Pacific Northwest, designing quality knives and tools that are purpose buil… The post GERBER & Boneyard Beer Collab on GERBER Sharkbelly IPA appeared first on thefullpint.com.
2016 Distributed Wind Market Report Alice C Orrell, Nikolas F Foster, Scott L Morris, Juliet S Homer, August 2017 (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory/Battelle/U.S. Department Of Energy) Executive Summary From 2003 through 2016, aShow More Summary
This week we are joined by Carla Korbes, former Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer. Carla was born in Brazil and moved to New York to study at the School of American Ballet at the age of 15. In 2000, she joined the New YorkShow More Summary
(DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) A study finds opinion and emotion in tweets change when you get sick, a method that public health workers could use to monitor health trends.
This city is home to an astonishing array of food trucks and carts, indie coffee shops, brewpubs and world-class chefs. So when our son, Greg, a longtime resident, proposed a June trip, my husband and I started planning immediately. By “planning,” I mean checking out restaurants and making reservations....
SEATTLE (KCPQ) -- Experts have always said the Pacific Northwest could be a top target for North Korea, but that knowledge doesn't mean the region is prepared for a nuclear attack. In fact, Washington state is barred from taking any steps to prepare. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Ugh, the “dog days of summer” are upon us. It’s hot, with cities in the Southwest and Pacific Northwest reaching record-breaking temps well over 100 degrees. (more…)
(DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) The ThermalTracker software analyzes video with night vision, the same technology that helps soldiers see in the dark, to help birds and bats near offshore wind turbines.
A group that represents farmers is calling the costs of saving imperiled salmon in the largest river system in the Pacific Northwest unsustainable and is turning to the Trump administration … Click to Continue »
(Pacific Northwest Research Institute) The Pacific Northwest Research Institute is partnering with three Fellows from the Merck Fellowship for Global Health program to create a comprehensive plan to move a promising antifungal agent from the laboratory to clinical practice. Show More Summary
The architect and furniture designer helped define regional style As an architecture student at the University of Washington in the early 1940s, Mary Lund Davis stood out. Not only would she go on to become the school’s first femaleShow More Summary
My midweek morning train reads: • Are Index Funds Evil? (Atlantic) • 12 Shocking Things I Learned by Working as a Butler at the Plaza Hotel (Bloomberg) • How Air-Conditioning Conquered America (Even the Pacific Northwest) (The Upshot)...Show More Summary
Brand: Columbia Season: Fall / Winter 2017 Key Pieces: The camo vest is a layering must-have. Editor’s Notes: Outdoor specialist Columbia presents the “Pacific Northwest” range, comprising toasty jackets and a vest. For inspiration, the brand looked to the ’80s, taking a handful of colorblocked bangers and rebooting them with a distinctly modern twist. Prices range […]
In news that is making the recent US Pacific Northwest bushfires look downright ordinary, scientists have spotted a large bushfire raging across western Greenland, a place better known for its enormous glaciers. More »