Life in Seattle

Seattle is an exciting urban hub surrounded by natural beauty.

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Housing by a link light rail rapid transit station in the Seattle area.
Dense housing may lead to more people walking

New study suggests living in a dense neighborhood with places to walk to, such as stores and transit, actually might encourage more walking.

How to Be an Antiracist book
Common Book

This year’s Common Book is How to Be an Antiracist, a No. 1 New York Times bestseller by author and historian Ibram X. Kendi.

Sun in clouds
Heat Related Deaths

A warming climate may lead to dramatic increase in US deaths due to heat exposure, study shows