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#6? We’ll take it!

#6? We’ll take it!

We usually don’t brag about any ranking that wouldn’t win us a medal at the Olympics. But we can’t resist bragging about Seattle being #6 in the world! When it comes to Economics, Human Capital, Quality of Life, Environment and Governance, we’re right up there with...

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A big brake for Spokane!

A big brake for Spokane!

Collins Aerospace, a major aerospace manufacturer, has announced a $200 million expansion in the West Plains area of Spokane. The new 70,000-square-foot facility will add at least 50 new jobs. The factory, which makes composite brakes for military and commercial...

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That’s a lot of space.

That’s a lot of space.

Who builds more satellites than any other state? If you said Florida, you’d be wrong. Sure, they launch a lot of rockets. But Washington easily takes top honors when it comes to satellites orbiting the Earth. In fact, more than half the satellites in low orbit right...

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A hole lot of excitement.

A hole lot of excitement.

Bill Gates filling a pothole would be newsworthy enough. But it wasn’t the fact that Bill was filling the hole as much as what he was filling it with. He was at Modern Hydrogen to check out a demo of the company’s new methane pyrolysis reactor. The device can process...

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Close. So Close.

Close. So Close.

Walkability is a very desirable characteristic when it comes to livability. Being able to walk, bike or hop aboard transit is high on the wish list of those who want to reduce their carbon footprint and connect to their neighborhood. With this in mind, Nat Henry...

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Veeam chooses Washington.

Veeam chooses Washington.

When it comes to data protection and ransomware recovery, there’s a new sheriff in town. Veeam Software has officially relocated its corporate headquarters to the Seattle area, leaving its former digs in Ohio. The market leader in its respective fields (measured by...

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A bloody good idea.

A bloody good idea.

Anyone who has had a traditional screening for colon cancer knows the stress involved in not only doing the stool test right, but having to wait for the results to come in and, if it’s positive for blood, wondering if you somehow messed it all up on your end....

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Antibodies for everyone.

Antibodies for everyone.

Antibodies are one of the best defenses the human body has come up with. Unfortunately, your natural immune system doesn’t always have the right tools in the toolbox to combat every virus that comes your way. Until recently, lab-generated antibodies were hit-and-miss....

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Startups a plenty!

Startups a plenty!

Washington’s startup community is not only alive and well, but changing with the times. A plethora of startups made the Geekwire 200, representing new ideas in health, energy, artificial intelligence, and other industries of the future. Exciting times, given that...

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There’s plenty of space here!

There’s plenty of space here!

Washington’s bold pioneer spirit has long been a staple of our culture of innovation and exploration, dating back to the ancient people who settled here more than 10,000 years ago. So it should come as no surprise that this spirit is alive and well as humans escape...

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