photos http://kplu.org en Jazz, Wine and More Jazz in Chile, Argentina and Uruguay http://kplu.org/post/jazz-wine-and-more-jazz-chile-argentina-and-uruguay Wed, 27 Nov 2013 01:07:25 +0000 Abe Beeson 11317 at http://kplu.org Jazz, Wine and More Jazz in Chile, Argentina and Uruguay An abstract look at the food we eat http://kplu.org/post/abstract-look-food-we-eat When photographer Ajay Malghan looks at this image, he sees the Virgin Mary. But you might see something entirely different — a flower petal, maybe. Or a sea slug.<p>Or how about ... a carrot? Yes, ladies and gentlemen, that is a picture of a sliced carrot.<p>And this? It's not a supernova. It's not the Eye of Sauron. It's a strawberry.<p>These intriguingly abstract images are part of a photo series called <em>Naturally Modified</em> — the brainchild of photographer <a href="http://www.ajaymalghanphotography.com/">Ajay Malghan</a>. Mon, 10 Jun 2013 19:08:35 +0000 9034 at http://kplu.org An abstract look at the food we eat The Kiss, Taxonomically Classified http://kplu.org/post/kiss-taxonomically-classified Actually, this isn't at all scientific. Here are just a few examples of PDA that hopefully won't make your skin crawl. <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/02/14/133693152/the-dark-origins-of-valentines-day" target="_blank">Happy</a> Valentine's Day! <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2013 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=The+Kiss%2C+Taxonomically+Classified+&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyNTQ1NzQ1MDEyMjk0OTcxNTI4MzljZQ001)"/></div><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 18:11:12 +0000 Claire O'Neill 7796 at http://kplu.org The Kiss, Taxonomically Classified Watch: A personal look at Seattle's first same-sex ceremonies http://kplu.org/post/watch-personal-look-seattles-first-same-sex-ceremonies <p>On December 9, 2012, same-sex marriage became legal in Washington State, one of the first states to do so by popular vote.&nbsp;Wedding ceremonies began at 12:01 a.m. that day.</p><p>KPLU's Florangela Davila and photographer <a href="http://www.barbarakinney.com" target="_blank">Barbara Kinney</a> take a look at what unfolded during the first eight hours at the King County Courthouse in downtown Seattle.</p><p>http://youtu.be/DpZTYwB599o</p><p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 20:46:20 +0000 Florangela Davila & Barbara Kinney 7333 at http://kplu.org Watch: A personal look at Seattle's first same-sex ceremonies PHOTOS: A historic day; gay marriage, marijuana are legal http://kplu.org/post/photos-historic-day-gay-marriage-marijuana-are-legal History was made at midnight in Washington on two fronts last night: Bans on both gay marriage and recreational marijuana use were lifted.<p>As you might expect, as the sun set and the clock struck 12, there were scenes of celebration across the state's biggest city. The pictures tell the story, so with that here are five photographs from Seattle. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2012 National Public Radio. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:01:32 +0000 7306 at http://kplu.org PHOTOS: A historic day; gay marriage, marijuana are legal