Chloe McCabe

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Seattle-Based Genomics Company Develops Disruptive Gene Sequencing Technology

<i>Disruptive sequencing technique with expandable nucleotides leads to $15,000,000 financing</i><p>Seattle–based, Stratos Genomics Inc, an innovator in molecular engineering and gene sequencing techniques, announced today the successful demonstration of nanopore sequencing with their proprietary expandable …

Essential albums of 2015: Bjork, Kendrick and 8 others on the edge of pop

Embarking on a mid-year rundown of 2015's best pop albums so far is as much an exercise in mix-and-match diplomacy as it is a definitive truth. Within the various portals of "popular music" in 2015 are so many sounds, approaches, accents, instrumental varieties and ear-popping engineering feats …

How to Give the Most Motivating Pep Talk

‘I want to be here for you. What can I do?’; stay away from cliches like ‘Time heals’<p>I recently told a friend I needed a pep talk. “What kind?” he asked.<p>He had a very good point. Everyone wants to be the type of person who gives the pivotal talk that turns around a friend’s outlook or makes a …

Motivation

Small Steps to a Green Remodel: The Green Remodeler's Guide

Though green remodeling sometimes involves big-ticket items like solar panels, new double-pane windows, and revamped heating and cooling systems, …

Seattle's Fremont neighborhood

‘De Liberta Quirkas,’ meaning ‘Freedom to be Peculiar,’ is the Fremont neighbourhood motto. This declaration blazons a giant 1950’s cold war era rocket fuselage, fully equipped with laser lights and a smoke machine, on the corner of N 35th St and Evanston Ave N.<p>In league with the rocket is the 17 …

This map shows which beach is across the ocean from you

HAVE YOU EVER SAT ON THE BEACH, stared at the ocean, and wondered where on Earth you’d end up if you could swim real straight for a very long time?<p>I …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

National Parks

Urban Algae Canopy Produces a Forest’s Worth of Oxygen Daily

[ By WebUrbanist in Architecture & Cities & Urbanism. ]Generating as much oxygen per day as 400,000 square feet of natural woodland, the Urban Algae …

Urbanism

The Best Way To Recycle Old Tech Gear? Decorate With It

Worldwide, consumers toss 20 to 50 million metric tons of electronics each year. That’s more than 5% of all municipal waste. In the U.S. alone, we generate 3.41 million tons of e-waste a year, only about 30% of which gets recycled. The rest ends up in landfill and incinerators.<p>One clever way to …

The Neurological Pleasures of Fast Fashion

Research shows that the brain finds pleasure in the pursuit of inexpensive things, and high-street chains and online retailers sites alike are cashing in.<p>In wealthy countries around the world, clothes shopping has become a widespread pastime, a powerfully pleasurable and sometimes addictive …

Cost-benefit Analysis