‘Spark’ of Seattle idea to charge phones without electricity
by Sarah Stuteville
The JikoPower Spark, tested and incubated at UW, is a Mad Max-looking metal cup that can charge phones without electricity, using only the heat of a fire.
Dec 2, 2016
News & Politics
Seattle’s contribution to Standing Rock: A new twist on the teepeeby Agatha PachecoNov 30, 2016
Seattle "tarpees" are giving Standing Rock camps hope to survive the cold Midwest winter, despite an order from the North Dakota Governor to clear the camps.
Arts & Culture
A food survival guide for new Chinese arrivals in Seattleby Xinyi XiongNov 30, 2016
From hot pot to hot dogs, some tips for navigating the Seattle food scene for Chinese international students and other new arrivals.
Race & Ethnicity
“Please select one”: Growing up with a multiracial identityby Jaya Duckworth
"What are you?" A Seattle high school student has a brilliant answer to this all-too-familiar question.
5 Yiddish words I wish we had in Englishby Anna GorenNov 2, 2016
Turns out ancestral Yiddish goes much deeper than "Seinfeld" jokes.
Rainier Valley youth voice fears of Trump presidencyby Sarah StutevilleNov 25, 2016
A group of East African youth asked a panel of elected representatives tough questions about how they'll be impacted by the Trump presidency.