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SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket early May 22, 2

Beam Me Up Scotty’s Ashes Take Off With First Commercial Rocket

Actor James Doohan, Star Trek’s ‘Scotty’, called the Seattle area home until his death in 2005. Today his ashes were successfully launched into space on the first commercial supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station.


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Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium Opens “The Scoop on Poop” Exhibit

Based on the book by science writer Wayne Lynch, The Scoop on Poop exhibit is all about stinky fun! It’s a chance for your kids to use “potty talk” in a scientific way!


Screening Of "Families Stand Together: Feeling Secure In Tough Times"

Best of This Weekend Around Seattle, May 21-22

Hold onto your hats – and shades! It’s a great weekend in Seattle this weekend, there’s so many things to do and see!


Credit: Seattle Green Festival

Best to Know Before You Go – Seattle Green Festival

The Seattle Green Festival is coming this weekend, May 21-22. Here are some factoids and other information that you should know before you go.