Kristen Woodward and Andrea Detter celebrate 1975, when Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center first opened its doors. Kristen, Andrea, and the rest of the team that produces the Hutch’s quarterly newsletter Quest created a beautiful Winter 2015 commemorative issue for the Center’s 40th anniversary. Many happy returns, @fredhutch.
At the left edge of the country, Jake Ellison @Jake_News leans even further out to cover the Washington marijuana industry as it becomes, well, an industry—with rules and regulations and taxes. Jake’s posts for the Seattle PI Pot Blog include helpful strain recommendations from CannaCon, the Seattle marijuana business convention.
Jerry Joyce, of Moon Joyce Resources, coauthored a recent paper in Peer J, an up-and-coming open access biological and medical sciences journal. The crowd-available article, “Using citizen-science data to identify local hotspots of seabird occurrence,” was also crowdsourced. Data collected by volunteers were used to analyze the Puget Sound seabird population.