1000 yr old Anglo-Saxon remedy for eye infections has been found to kill 90% of the MRSA bacteria. Anglo-Saxon expert, Dr. Christina Lee, told microbiologists about Bald’s Leechbook, which contains ancient recipes that she translated. She recreated one recipe to be used as an antibacterial. Many other recipes exist that should be explored. READ ARTICLE […]
An article by Tyrone Beason at the Seattle times talks about how the Gage Academy is making classical art hip and providing an important skill set “The school advances a lofty idea that, for most of the past 100 years, has been out of favor — that the mere act of seeing the world clearly, […]
TO ROYAL DUTCH SHELL OIL DRILLING RIG. The Port of Seattle recently agreed to allow a lease of Terminal 5 to provide a staging area for Royal Dutch Shell’s Arctic oil drilling fleet. The lease has sparked protest and a lawsuit to block the lease. To read the latest about the ongoing issue click here
Eric Larsen, polar explorer, says Seattle shouldn’t be enabling arctic drilling. (And neither should the Obama administration.) As a polar explorer and expedition guide, I’ve completed more polar expeditions than any other American in history. In 2006, I completed the first ever summer expedition to the North Pole. In 2010, I completed a world record […]
Community members use sponges, brushes and grit to scrub graffiti from revered murals. Dalya Perez’s 4-year-old son has learned the names of each Native American figure depicted in the murals on the sides of Wilson-Pacific School. There’s Chief Sitting Bull, Chief Seattle, Chief Joseph and Geronimo. Since Perez and her family moved to Seattle a […]
A collection of Photos that remind me of where I have been and where I am going. I take my inspiration form the many artistic influences of Seattle .
The Seattle Art Museum unveils Brazilian born, São Paulo–based artist Sandra Cinto’s site-specific installation for the Olympic Sculpture Park’s PACCAR Pavilion. Influenced by artists as diverse as Sol LeWitt and Regina Silveira, and the woodblock prints of Japanese artists including Katsushika Hokusai, Cinto’s Encontro das Águas (Encounter of Waters) includes an intricate wall drawing, whose […]