Dr. Prannie Rhatigan stood in my kitchen contemplating the emerald-green whirlpool of smoothie in my blender. Over the din of the machine, Ireland's leading seaweed expert waxed poetic about the deliciousness of dulse as she fed the burgundy-colored dried strands, along with spinach and fruit, into the machine.
Spill response boats work to contain fuel leaking from the bulk carrier cargo ship Marathassa, anchored on Burrard Inlet, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. The City of Vancouver warned that the fuel is toxic and should not be touched.
Dream of living on Lopez Island? Well, you can, and it's not a dream: 44 Agate Beach Lane is for sale, offering a four-bed, three-bath, 4,452-square-foot home for $749,000. Built in 1965, this home comes with the amenities you see in the gallery above: fireplace; west-facing view deck off dining room; three-car garage .
Nevada-based INCLINEDESIGN proves sustainable design can be beautiful in this dreamy timber cabin on Lopez Island, Washington. Available in the summer as a vacation rental, the Barn Gallery guesthouse is a showcase of eco-friendly design - from its use of reclaimed timber and metal to its elegantly crafted rainwater catchment system.