Archive for the 'Seattle' Category

US: Seattle, WA – Miracle Toilet Shown at Gates Foundation

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Cranford University has helped the Gates Foundation by inventing a toilet which does not require water, sewer or electricity. Their goal is to contain, remove, treat and dispose of waste safely. This is a godsend for the remote communities which they are helping.

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US: Seattle, WA – Innovation in Toilets at Gates Foundation

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Meet the Nano Membrane Toilet which does not require water, sewer or electricity, to safely treat human waste. Not only that – but IT generates both electricity and water. Approximately 2.3 billion people in the world do not have access to toilets. This leads to soil contamination and the spread of diseases. This toilet contains, removes, treats and disposes of waste.

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US: Seattle, WA – Meet Bill Gates

Monday, August 19th, 2019

We got to “meet Bill Gates” at the Gates Foundation in Seattle, WA. Through talking screens, we learned about him and the problems he and his wife are trying to solve around the world. Fascinating.

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US: Seattle, WA – Strawberry Shortcake in a Cup

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Why not eat dessert for lunch? Here’s a cup for two – strawberry shortcake layered up in front of us. Original street food for sure from Biringer Farm. 

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US: Seattle, WA – Biringer Farm Original Strawberry Shortcake

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Loved the original street food found in Seattle, WA. In this one we watched the layering of a strawberry shortcake in a cup – and then we ATE it! Yum

 

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US: Seattle, WA – Umbrellas in the Sky

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Yes it rains a lot in Seattle so why not an umbrella sculpture?

 

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US: Seattle, WA – Facing You

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Rainbow glass art in Seattle. It’s called Facing You by Marvin Oliver.

 

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US: Seattle, WA – Seattle’s Space Needle from the Highway

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

That first glimpse of the Space Needle is always exciting when you are driving in to Seattle.

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US: Seattle, WA – Chief Seattle

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

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Bet ya didn’t know that Seattle was named after Chief Seattle, a Suquamish and Duwamish chief who pursued a path of accommodation with European settlers.

 

 

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US: Seattle, WA – Seattle Cityscape

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

A slice of the architecture through the decades in Seattle.

 

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