News & Features

eastside
April 9, 2013 9:56 PM
A Seattle magazine collaboration with Crosscut.com The world has converged on the Eastside in the past 20 years, and, as usual, preening...
April 2, 2013 4:22 PM
The world’s largest-diameter tunnel boring machine (TBM) is travelling all the way from Osaka, Japan to dig the two-mile-long tunnel...
March 28, 2013 10:12 PM
I’m totally into juicing. Even bought myself one, a Breville, for $99, and fix myself a stiff one every couple of days. I try to push...
March 27, 2013 3:03 PM
In case anyone was trapped under a rock and didn't notice, this equal sign meme went viral on social media yesterday as Facebook users...
March 18, 2013 12:51 AM
The Seattle area is filled with difficult landmarks for Jenny Graham, who now lives in Spokane with her husband and two children. “I’ll...
burke museum bird specimens
March 5, 2013 8:04 PM
Did you know the Burke Museum at the University of Washington is home to 15 million specimens and artifacts, including over 150,000 spiders...
south lake union
February 28, 2013 4:26 PM
To walk the streets of South Lake Union (SLU) is to be bathed in the thrilling glimmer of new construction and the hum of global biotech...
jogging
February 18, 2013 7:04 PM
I love to eat and hate to exercise. That’s about it. That’s also why, suddenly at 40, I’m in dire need of a major attitude adjustment. So...
February 5, 2013 6:40 PM
Last night, Town Hall hosted a forum on gun violence that didn’t devolve into a shouting match and included only one mention of Ann Coulter...
February 1, 2013 4:00 PM
She is nine months pregnant on this sunny fall day. But that doesn’t stop Katherine Bragdon from taking a walk (more like a waddle) from...
diver explores wreck in lake union
February 1, 2013 3:59 PM
The beam of a scuba diver’s flashlight cuts through murky water, illuminating sediment that resembles an ash storm at night, until the glow...
January 17, 2013 9:43 PM
From no-hitters to new highways, pocket libraries to boutiques on wheels, 2012 brought a slate of changes to Seattle. The city is bristling...
salmon bristol bay
January 16, 2013 9:08 PM
Film icon Robert Redford joined a chorus of voices when he published his stance against the Pebble Mine in Alaska’s Bristol Bay on the...
top doctors seattle
January 14, 2013 6:17 PM
Today, we launch Seattle magazine’s 13th annual Top Doctors survey (seattlemag.com/topdocssurvey). Puget Sound–area doctors who receive the...
December 29, 2012 1:19 AM
You’ve heard it all a million times: Drivers are jerky, lazy, inattentive louts looking to put another notch in their steering wheels by...