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Riffstation Play Makes It Easy To Play Along With YouTube Music Videos

Attention lonely teenagers and the musically proficient adults they become: you can now learn to play any song on YouTube using one of the simplest interfaces I’ve seen in a while. Called Riffstation Play, it is an online app by the makers of Riffstation that gives you the chords and notes for …

8 of Our Favorite Northwest Waterfall Hikes

With plenty of fantastic mountain views and radiant river hikes, it should be no surprise that the Pacific Northwest is home to some stunning …

Hiking

Buying beats renting in Seattle if you stay 3.6 years, says Zillow

Buying a home is a better financial decision than renting for Seattle-area homebuyers intending to stay in their home for at least three years and …

Real Estate

Bacterial genome

<b>Bacterial genomes</b> are generally smaller and less variant in size among species when compared with genomes of animals and single cell eukaryotes. …

Federal government is letting us eat metal shards, pink slime

<b>(Stephen Oung, Flickr Creative Commons)</b><p>Industry “self-regulation” means our foods are increasingly doused in bacteria-killing chemicals<p>Martha Rosenberg<p>May 17, 2013 2:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Was Jose Navarro, a federal poultry inspector who died two years ago at the …

Vegemite sandwich thrown at Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard had a Vegemite sandwich thrown at her during a rowdy visit to a school but dismissed the incident – labelled "sandwichgate" – as "a bit of high jinks".<p>The sandwich was thrown as the <b>Australian</b> Prime Minister was greeted with cheers and occasional cries of "loser" during a chaotic …

Australia

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