Science Section

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

The power is on, the cutterhead is hooked up and two miles of Seattle soil await the teeth of ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, which you can “meet” in person... [Read more]

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Get outside and make a difference with your Friday afternoon! Join BECU, Forterra and the City of Tukwila from 1:00 to 4:00 PM on Friday, March 8 and help restore the Duwamish shoreline. “Join community... [Read more]

Put Your Garden to Bed for the Season & Save with a Coupon from Burien Bark!

Put Your Garden to Bed for the Season & Save with a Coupon from Burien Bark!

Please welcome back our returning Advertiser Burien Bark, which is offering a great Coupon you can print yourself! This local institution continues to deliver the same friendly and knowledgeable service... [Read more]

‘Fill-the-Boot’ & Help Firefighters Raise $$ for MDA this Saturday, Aug. 18

‘Fill-the-Boot’ & Help Firefighters Raise $$ for MDA this Saturday, Aug. 18

Tukwila Firefighters will be out in the streets this Saturday, Aug. 18 with a goal of raising $6,000, as they kick off their annual Fill-the-Boot fundraising campaign for the Muscular Dystrophy Association... [Read more]

Planetary Resources Shooting to “Meet the Asteroids,” Announces Plans

Planetary Resources Shooting to “Meet the Asteroids,” Announces Plans

Story by Mark Neuman Photos courtesy Ted Huetter/Museum of Flight Sounding perhaps like youthful science fiction fans excitedly reciting passages from their favorite cosmic short stories, a handful of... [Read more]

Tukwila’s Shoreline Master Program Approved

Tukwila’s Shoreline Master Program Approved

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) announced this week that they have approved Tukwila’s updated shoreline master program, which will “significantly improve the protection, use,... [Read more]

The 100% Electric Mitsubishi i Comes To The Northwest; Here’s Where To Find It!

The 100% Electric Mitsubishi i Comes To The Northwest; Here’s Where To Find It!

The “Mitsubishi i 100% Electric Experience” Tour is in the Seattle area until Sunday. The tour allows attendees to experience and test drive the Mitsubishi i and learn about the vehicle from an on-site... [Read more]

Free Flu Shots Available At Tukwila Community Center On Saturday, Oct. 22

Free Flu Shots Available At Tukwila Community Center On Saturday, Oct. 22

Free flu vaccines will be available to the public on Saturday, Oct. 22nd from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Tukwila Community Center. “Keep your family healthy this winter,” reads a press release.... [Read more]

‘One Heck Of A Long Distance Call!’ Students Speak With Orbiting Astronauts

‘One Heck Of A Long Distance Call!’ Students Speak With Orbiting Astronauts

Story by Mark Neuman Photos by Scott Schaefer Three astronauts, orbiting Earth in the International Space Station, turned on a camera, popped open some microphones, and spoke with several local high... [Read more]

Local Students To Speak Live With Orbiting Astronauts Monday

Local Students To Speak Live With Orbiting Astronauts Monday

The crew of the International Space Station will talk live and direct with area high school students assembled at The Museum of Flight during a video downlink from space at 10:35 a.m. this Monday, Aug.... [Read more]