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Tillamook to Titan

How a Tillamook company plans to conquer Saturn’s mightiest moon with a futuristic ballon.

  • By Kate Moening
  • Published 05/25/2012

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Affairs, Snared

A local tech start-up’s innovative way to filter the news so we only get the "juicy stuff."

  • By Shane Danaher
  • Published 04/27/2012

Feature

Mile High Club

Ambitious rocketeers from Portland State University man a high-desert launchpad.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 11/18/2011

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Mobile Money

The big financial institutions are having some serious PR problems. Perhaps it's high time for Portlander Alex Payne's startup business BankSimple.

  • By David Wolman
  • Published 10/14/2011

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The Bottom Line

Local company gDiapers moves beyond the pail.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 08/19/2011

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The Flax Man

Is flax the fashionable fabric of the future?

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/29/2011

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Hot Wheel

The micro-cycle might be the next big thing in urban commuting.

  • By Melanie Glass
  • Published 05/20/2011

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Circuit Breaker

In June, Michael Czysz debuted the all-electric MotoCzysz E1pc zero-emission race bike at the TT Zero competition at the renowned Isle of Man TT Races. The E1pc clocked a nearly silent 94.6 mph course average.

  • By Eric Blokland
  • Published 09/13/2010

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Spider Bytes

Volcanic eruption-predicting devices are featured along with their geological abilities. The three-legged censor is aptly referred to as a "spider," man.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 04/20/2010

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Pedal Power

Two-wheeled innovations abound

  • Published 11/05/2009

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Running in Space

Local design firm Terrazign helps astronauts battle atrophy due to weightlessness through exercising harnesses.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 10/09/2009

Article

Pimp My Ride

Cobb Tuning Surgeline, a Tigard autoshop who worked on _Fast & Furious_, shows you how to unlock your car's hidden power.

  • By Vanessa Chang
  • Published 10/09/2009

Hit List

iPhone Home

Local iPhone apps help you find the beer at pubs, savings at restaurants and shops, recipes, and bus schedules.

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 08/18/2009

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Light Show

The city addresses possible bottle-necks due to new MAX trains by modernizing traffic signals.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 07/20/2009

Feature

Seed Saviors

Scientists at the National Clonal Germplasm Repository are even now hedging against humanity's uncertain future. Within the twenty-eight-year-old facility's greenhouses, are the fruits and nuts and seeds and pollen of roughly ten thousand plants collected

  • By Rebecca Clarren
  • Published 05/26/2009

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Hot-Rod Hybrid

Portland claims the most hybrid-car owners in the country, but odds are that nobody's plugged in a ride quite like the 2010 Fisker Karma, which hits 60 miles per hour in just under six seconds and gets 100 miles per gallon.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/26/2009

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Traffic Control

When it comes to hawking your website, keyword academies help the hits keep on coming.

  • By Keri Brenner
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Divine Venture

In the digital age, software replaces soothsayer and turns the art of divination into a profitable product.

  • By Angela Sanders
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Raising the Car

Portland adopts two-story parking—40 years after everyone else.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Flying Lessons

Olympic training software gets students pumped—for science.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009
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