EMP http://kuow.org en Seattle Mini Maker Faire To Showcase Wacky Inventions http://kuow.org/post/seattle-mini-maker-faire-showcase-wacky-inventions <p>Steve Scher talks with Christin Boyd, founder and organizer of the <a href="http://www.empmuseum.org/programs-plus-education/programs/seattle-mini-maker-faire?t=makers#Tabs" target="_blank">Seattle Mini Maker Faire,</a> about the "<a href="http://makerfaire.com/maker-movement/" target="_blank">Maker Movement</a>" and what we can expect to see this weekend at the the third annual event.</p><p>The Seattle Mini Maker Faire takes place <span style="line-height: 1.5;">at the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">EMP</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Museum</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> March 22-23.</span> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:20:26 +0000 Steve Scher & Christine Streich 30950 at http://kuow.org Seattle Mini Maker Faire To Showcase Wacky Inventions GOP Coalition Takes Control In State Senate http://kuow.org/post/gop-coalition-takes-control-state-senate <p></p><p>Washington state Democrats won't have sole control of Olympia in the coming legislative session after all. Two Democratic senators announced on Monday that they will caucus with the GOP to give Republicans a 25-24 bipartisan majority in the state senate. We talk with incoming Senate majority leader Rodney Tom of Medina.</p><p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Marcie Sillman 4892 at http://kuow.org How London Redefined Jimi Hendrix http://kuow.org/post/how-london-redefined-jimi-hendrix <p></p><p>Jimi Hendrix may be one of Seattle’s most famous musical sons, but the legendary guitarist really made his name after he left home. A new show at the Experience Music Project, “Hear My Train A Comin': Hendrix Hits London,” argues that while Jimi Hendrix had a solid musical career in the United States, it wasn’t until he arrived in London in 1966 that he became the rock icon we remember.</p><p> Sun, 09 Dec 2012 16:51:43 +0000 Marcie Sillman 4690 at http://kuow.org How London Redefined Jimi Hendrix