environmental education http://kplu.org en Deconstruction jobs – not just for literary theorists http://kplu.org/post/deconstruction-jobs-%E2%80%93-not-just-literary-theorists <p>A job training program in south Seattle is giving 130 people a ticket out of poverty with skills in the growing field of deconstruction or the carefully dismantling homes and buildings to preserve reusable materials.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 16:51:10 +0000 The Associated Press 2034 at http://kplu.org Deconstruction jobs – not just for literary theorists Whale skeleton being processed for assembly, display in Tacoma http://kplu.org/post/whale-skeleton-being-processed-assembly-display-tacoma <p>The skeleton of a gray whale that died last year in Seattle is taking shape in Tacoma.</p><p>Highline Community College marine biologist Rus Higley, staff and volunteers are bleaching and assembling the skeleton for display in later this year. (Photo gallery inside)</p><p> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 21:45:31 +0000 Jake Ellison & The Associated Press 1969 at http://kplu.org Whale skeleton being processed for assembly, display in Tacoma Pier Peer: Discovering the Creatures of the Night http://kplu.org/post/pier-peer-discovering-creatures-night <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-960222.mp3</p><p>What with theaters, concerts and clubs, Seattle has a pretty lively night life. But as a group of people gathers after dark at a marina on Elliot Bay, they&rsquo;re looking for a completely <em>different</em> kind of thrill.</p><p> Tue, 29 Mar 2011 16:05:46 +0000 Liam Moriarty 1078 at http://kplu.org Pier Peer: Discovering the Creatures of the Night