Outdoors

June 26, 2014 5:04 PM
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May 5, 2014 11:00 PM
Anyone can see the evidence on YouTube: a sea star (also known as a starfish) at the Vancouver Aquarium falling apart over seven hours in a...
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April 24, 2014 9:14 PM
Deeply troubled by recent natural disasters in Japan and Indonesia, former Boeing engineer Julian Sharpe saw a need to reimagine tsunami...
December 23, 2013 7:57 PM
The best thing about Seattle winter is that unlike frostier cities such as, say, Chicago, you can actually sit outdoors at night without...
December 19, 2013 10:54 PM
Earn your "cold badge of courage" at the annual Matthews Beach Polar Bear Plunge. Noon. Free. At the corner of 93rd Street and Sand Point...
October 24, 2013 9:47 PM
The country’s largest bike club is based in Seattle, and now the longstanding nonprofit—founded in 1970—has a new executive director....
October 23, 2013 8:55 PM
While some of us can't resist the heaps of orange and white gourds at the nearby (read: easily accessible) grocery stores (I piled my cart...
October 21, 2013 8:18 PM
September 11, 2013 10:47 PM
Witness the Hitchcockian spectacle of 20,000 Vaux’s swifts dive-bombing down a narrow chimney as they make a temporary roost in Monroe...
August 26, 2013 10:58 PM
People have been “doing the Puyallup” since 1900, and though this year the name has been changed to the more staid Washington State Fair (...
August 26, 2013 4:45 PM
The construction crews will clear out just in time for kickoff on Saturday, August 31, when the University of Washington takes on rival...
August 12, 2013 4:18 PM
It is a cloudless day and spring has quilted the sprawling 8-acre Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands (RBUFW) in every shade of green,...
July 30, 2013 6:16 PM
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has become a whole new kind of hub—for more than 600,000 flying insects. Seattle nonprofit The Common...
July 30, 2013 6:04 PM
Hooray for August, when we can finally say it’s summer without feeling the impulse to knock on wood. After spending most of the year...
July 17, 2013 3:18 PM
If you gaze out over Elliott Bay this weekend you might catch a glimpse of the Hugo Boss yacht, a carbon fiber, 60 mono-hull racing boat...
July 8, 2013 9:31 PM
Nothing says summer like a spontaneous jaunt to a park, whether for a quick picnic, an inspiring view or a strenuous hike. But if you find...