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Boston Globe
Fluto Shinzawa: Breaking down the big upside of Bruins prospect Brandon CarloBrandon Carlo is 19 years old. The right-shot defenseman has eight games of pro
Fluto Shinzawa: Breaking down the big upside of Bruins prospect Brandon Carlo
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
Brandon Carlo is 19 years old. The right-shot defenseman has eight games of pro experience, including one AHL playoff appearance. Carlo, one of the Bruins’ three second-round picks in 2015, is a moldable piece of clay, years away from his firing in... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensorsgreatest earthquake producers, the Denali Fault. Allam, assisted during this s
Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensors
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
greatest earthquake producers, the Denali Fault. Allam, assisted during this season of bear emergence by shotgun-toting University of Alaska Fairbanks student Nick Lock, will install dozens more seismometers in a dense grid straddling the fault.... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Journalist's participation in freeing Fairbanks Four serves as inspirationthe state never claimed any error in the way the case was tried. For Fairbanks
Journalist's participation in freeing Fairbanks Four serves as inspiration
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
the state never claimed any error in the way the case was tried. For Fairbanks journalist and journalism professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Brian O'Donoghue, the day the men were released from prison was filled with mixed emotions.... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Calling frogs signal change of the seasonMark Spangler hears the chuckles of the animal he is studying. Male wood frogs
Alaska Science Forum: Calling frogs signal change of the season
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
Mark Spangler hears the chuckles of the animal he is studying. Male wood frogs in a one-acre pond on the campus of the University of Alaska Fairbanks are singing a song of spring. The mating calls of several frogs ring off the eardrum. It’s a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hunting wolves near Denali, Yellowstone cuts wolf sightings in halfwildlife biologist who completed this research while earning her doctorate from
Hunting wolves near Denali, Yellowstone cuts wolf sightings in half
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
wildlife biologist who completed this research while earning her doctorate from the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The researchers looked at the dynamics between hunting and viewing wolves at these two... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Anchorage School District gets close to choosing new superintendentParamo, current superintendent of the Mat-Su Borough School District, and Dr. S
Anchorage School District gets close to choosing new superintendent
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 3 days ago
Paramo, current superintendent of the Mat-Su Borough School District, and Dr. Steve Atwater, current interim dean at the University of Alaska Fairbanks' School of Education and former superintendent of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School... Read more
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Vail Daily
‘Then and Now’ uses repeat photography to tell the story of climate change in Alaska$5 suggested donation, and the exhibit is open to all ages. Created by Ken Tap
‘Then and Now’ uses repeat photography to tell the story of climate change in Alaska
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
$5 suggested donation, and the exhibit is open to all ages. Created by Ken Tape, of the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, “Then & Now” is a visually striking exhibit that uses the process of repeat photography —... Read more
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Juneau Empire
How UAS handles sexual assault complaints on campus is changingshowed the film, which was released in 2015, earlier this month to coincide wit
How UAS handles sexual assault complaints on campus is changing
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
showed the film, which was released in 2015, earlier this month to coincide with Sexual Assault Awareness month. The University of Alaska Fairbanks also showed the film on campus for the first time about six months ago, but for a different... Read more
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TSN
Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demonsTSN Senior Hockey Reporter ST. LOUIS - When the St. Louis Blues first collapse
Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demons
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter ST. LOUIS - When the St. Louis Blues first collapsed in the opening round of the playoffs three years ago, Robby Fabbri and Colton Parayko were barely a twinkle in the eye of general manager Doug Armstrong. Fabbri was a... Read more
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TSN
Rookies Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demonsTSN Senior Hockey Reporter ST. LOUIS - When the St. Louis Blues first collapse
Rookies Fabbri, Parayko help Blues defeat playoff demons
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter ST. LOUIS - When the St. Louis Blues first collapsed in the opening round of the playoffs three years ago, Robby Fabbri and Colton Parayko were barely a twinkle in the eye of general manager Doug Armstrong. Fabbri was a... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failuresUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) An in
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failures
Alaska Public / Posted 6 days ago
University of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) An independent report on the University of Alaska Fairbanks failed handling of sexual assault cases was released Friday. The review done by Anchorage attorney Jeff Feldman... Read more
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Denver Post
What I saw crossing Alaska on the rough and tumble Dalton HighwayDALTON HIGHWAY, Alaska — Although it was early June, snowflakes were drifting d
What I saw crossing Alaska on the rough and tumble Dalton Highway
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
DALTON HIGHWAY, Alaska — Although it was early June, snowflakes were drifting down the unforgiving slopes of the slate-gray canyon. The only way up the Chandalar Shelf was a muddy, washboard-like gravel road with sheer drop-offs on our right. Our... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ties to Alaska's wild plants: Ethnobotany film series connects plants with traditional useshas a background in conservation biology and spent many years as an interpretiv
Ties to Alaska's wild plants: Ethnobotany film series connects plants with traditional uses
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
has a background in conservation biology and spent many years as an interpretive ranger, took an ethnobotany class at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The class took place in Kotzebue and included students and elders from Point Hope, Ambler,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why You Probably Shouldn't Say 'Eskimo'Canadian Arctic were not Christian. But now there's a new theory. According to
Why You Probably Shouldn't Say 'Eskimo'
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
Canadian Arctic were not Christian. But now there's a new theory. According to the Alaska Native Language Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, linguists believe the word Eskimo actually came from the French word esquimaux, meaning one... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Equipment failure shuts down UA Fairbanks power plantFAIRBANKS — An equipment failure at the University of Alaska Fairbanks power pl
Equipment failure shuts down UA Fairbanks power plant
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
FAIRBANKS — An equipment failure at the University of Alaska Fairbanks power plant shut off heat and hot water for 90 minutes Thursday morning at the university’s flagship campus. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported a boiler tube failed, sending... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Failures led to mishandling sex assault casesANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff
Failures led to mishandling sex assault cases
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
ANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff, contributed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks mishandling multiple sexual assault cases on campus, according to an independent audit released Friday. The... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failuressystemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
UAF Title IX violations due to systemic failures
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Those are the findings of an independent audit released Friday by the university detailing... Read more
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Alaska Public
Friday, Apr. 22, 2016systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
Friday, Apr. 22, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Point Thomson gas development begins production on North Slope Lori Townsend, APRN –... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Systemic failures led to UAF's mishandling of sex assault cases, audit findssystemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishan
Systemic failures led to UAF's mishandling of sex assault cases, audit finds
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
systemic failures, including a lack of capable staff, contributed to the mishandling of five sexual abuse cases at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Those are the findings of an independent audit released Friday by the university detailing... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Anchorage School Board names two finalists in search for next ASD superintendent“These were by far the strongest candidates in meeting those goals.” Atwater i
Anchorage School Board names two finalists in search for next ASD superintendent
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
“These were by far the strongest candidates in meeting those goals.” Atwater is currently the interim dean of the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Education. He’s a lifelong educator, and former superintendent of the Kenai... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Audit: Failures led to UAF mishandling sex assault casesANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff
Audit: Failures led to UAF mishandling sex assault cases
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
ANCHORAGE — Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff, contributed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks mishandling multiple sexual assault cases on campus, according to an independent audit released Friday. The... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Checking in on tri-area hockey alumnithat will compete in tournaments across North America this summer with players
Checking in on tri-area hockey alumni
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
that will compete in tournaments across North America this summer with players from around the world. “I’ve never been out of Alberta for a tournament, so I’m really excited and it’s going to be a lot of fun,” Niehaus said. The young centreman is... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Energy professor honored as one of Alaska's 'Top 40 Under 40'Many in Dillingham know Professor Tom Marsik, 37, for his work with sustainable
Energy professor honored as one of Alaska's 'Top 40 Under 40'
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 9 days ago
Many in Dillingham know Professor Tom Marsik, 37, for his work with sustainable energy through the University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay Campus. Others know him as the man who built one of the most energy-efficient homes in the world, costing... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensorsin the forest and near a glacier in the middle of Alaska, waiting for the groun
Alaska Science Forum: Carpeting the Denali Fault with earthquake sensors
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
in the forest and near a glacier in the middle of Alaska, waiting for the ground to speak. • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Insti-tute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Alaska Public
UAF involved in new project in climate change and wildfire studiesUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks researchers will play a big role in 3 newly fund
UAF involved in new project in climate change and wildfire studies
Alaska Public / Posted 9 days ago
University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers will play a big role in 3 newly funded climate change and wildfire studies. Alaska Fire Science Consortium ecologist Randi Jandt said teams that include UAF based and trained researchers will focus on... Read more
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Alaska Public
Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016has a chance to start. UAF involved in new project in climate change and wildf
Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 9 days ago
has a chance to start. UAF involved in new project in climate change and wildfire studies Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers will play a big role in 3 newly funded climate change and wildfire studies. Alaska... Read more
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New Kerala
IceBridge begins eighth year of Arctic flights - newkerala.com #52495California, Apr 21 : Operation IceBridge, NASA's airborne survey of polar ice,
IceBridge begins eighth year of Arctic flights - newkerala.com #52495
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
California, Apr 21 : Operation IceBridge, NASA's airborne survey of polar ice, completed its first Greenland research flight of 2016 on April 19, kicking off its eighth spring Arctic campaign. This year's science flights over Arctic sea and land ice... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
University of Alaska Southeast professor mauled by bear during recent class tripice climbing, rock climbing, crevasse rescuing and mountaineering. He is also a
University of Alaska Southeast professor mauled by bear during recent class trip
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 10 days ago
ice climbing, rock climbing, crevasse rescuing and mountaineering. He is also a graduate student in northern studies at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Fellow professor Kevin Krein commended Wagner and his students for the way they handled the... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Insurance loophole allows providers to pay less for out-of-network medical carematters worse, the university has not been able to bring any oncologists in Fai
Insurance loophole allows providers to pay less for out-of-network medical care
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 days ago
matters worse, the university has not been able to bring any oncologists in Fairbanks to agree to work in-network. Thus, University of Alaska Fairbanks employees are forced to receive cancer treatment outside their hometown or face a steep... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Students dabble in careers with UAF's Kids-to-College programabout their own answers. Through the Kids-to-College program, the class toured
Students dabble in careers with UAF's Kids-to-College program
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 11 days ago
about their own answers. Through the Kids-to-College program, the class toured several local businesses and visited the University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay Campus while in town on April 8. At Subway, some students got to help make some... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alaska university teacher mauled by bear on student outingoutdoor studies program at the university since 2006. He is also enrolled as a
Alaska university teacher mauled by bear on student outing
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
outdoor studies program at the university since 2006. He is also enrolled as a graduate student in northern studies at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Wagner was leading a mountaineering class on Mount Emmerich (pictured) when the bear... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Ground work: Kasilof couple builds up worm castings operationthe Kenai Peninsula are using the product on their land, said Casey Matney, a h
Ground work: Kasilof couple builds up worm castings operation
Juneau Empire / Posted 13 days ago
the Kenai Peninsula are using the product on their land, said Casey Matney, a horticulture agent for the Kenai Peninsula’s University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. “Many of our natural soils do not have sufficient nutrients... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Nikolaevsk's Hickman commits to UAF women's basketballin front of a crowd of friends and family members and signed her commitment to
Nikolaevsk's Hickman commits to UAF women's basketball
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 14 days ago
in front of a crowd of friends and family members and signed her commitment to play college basketball at the Division II University of Alaska Fairbanks. Hickman, a crafty point guard, became the second Nikolaevsk girls player to continue her... Read more
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The Washington Times
Lower-level eruption reported at remote Alaska volcanoVolcano from yellow to orange after detecting a lower-level eruption late Satur
Lower-level eruption reported at remote Alaska volcano
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
Volcano from yellow to orange after detecting a lower-level eruption late Saturday morning. Jessica Larsen, with the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, said scientists had not seen evidence for ash in satellite images. She... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Unalaskan wins $20,000 grant to open breweryTruck." Good, 29, was raised in Lancaster, Penn., and has lived in Alaska for
Unalaskan wins $20,000 grant to open brewery
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 15 days ago
Truck." Good, 29, was raised in Lancaster, Penn., and has lived in Alaska for the past 12 years, attending college at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, teaching kindergarten for two years in Fairbanks, and has taught fifth and sixth grade in... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Landslide caused giant wave of Icy Bayare infrequent in the historical record but will most likely increase," Larsen
Landslide caused giant wave of Icy Bay
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 15 days ago
are infrequent in the historical record but will most likely increase," Larsen said. Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Juneau Empire
White creatures changing with the seasonanimals great and small since before he first drove up the Alaska Highway in th
White creatures changing with the season
Juneau Empire / Posted 16 days ago
animals great and small since before he first drove up the Alaska Highway in the 1940s. Klein, a professor emeritus at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, said that both weasels and hares undergo a molt that changes them from winter white to summer... Read more
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iol.co.za
Last frontier of the Last Frontierheight was pumping 2 million barrels of oil a day. In the months before this t
Last frontier of the Last Frontier
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
height was pumping 2 million barrels of oil a day. In the months before this trip, I had been teaching journalism at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and had heard stories of an industrial highway that wound through the top third of the state.... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Ground work: Kasilof couple builds up worm castings operationthe Kenai Peninsula are using the product on their land, said Casey Matney, a h
Ground work: Kasilof couple builds up worm castings operation
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 16 days ago
the Kenai Peninsula are using the product on their land, said Casey Matney, a horticulture agent for the Kenai Peninsula’s University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. “Many of our natural soils do not have sufficient nutrients... Read more
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Alaska Public
University of Alaska faces $50 million cut due to committee voteUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) The U
University of Alaska faces $50 million cut due to committee vote
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
University of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) The University of Alaska faces a $50 million budget cut, due to a legislative committee vote on Thursday. The conference committee voted five to one to adopt the House version... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers unite to address the problems that drones and other unmanned vehicles encounter in a harsh Arctic climateworking on parallel solutions. "It seems like everyone is trying to invent the
Researchers unite to address the problems that drones and other unmanned vehicles encounter in a harsh Arctic climate
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
working on parallel solutions. "It seems like everyone is trying to invent the same wheel," Professor Cathy Cahill at the University of Alaska Fairbanks noted. The two-day workshop, labelled The Remote Controlled and Autonomous Measurement... Read more
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PhysOrg
Invisible NASA network transports satellite secrets to earthNASA’s newest antenna AS-3 in the foreground and AS-1 in the background. Both a
Invisible NASA network transports satellite secrets to earth
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
NASA’s newest antenna AS-3 in the foreground and AS-1 in the background. Both are at the Alaska Satellite Facility operated by the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Credit: NASA Around the world in 80 days? When Jules Verne wrote the novel, that... Read more
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Juneau Empire
UA tuition could rise 15 pct. from budget cutswhen rising costs are factored in. The presentation included breakouts of the
UA tuition could rise 15 pct. from budget cuts
Juneau Empire / Posted 21 days ago
when rising costs are factored in. The presentation included breakouts of the potential impacts to each campus, with the University of Alaska Fairbanks taking an effective cut somewhere between $26 million and $38 million. Under the worst case... Read more
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Alaska Public
University of Alaska braces for cuts, warns of economic impactsUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) As th
University of Alaska braces for cuts, warns of economic impacts
Alaska Public / Posted 22 days ago
University of Alaska Fairbanks (Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson) As the legislature’s conference committee hashes out the state’s operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year, the University of Alaska is standing by, waiting to see just how... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Thule people had northern life figured outadaptations worked really well. They were just fine-tuning them for more than 1
Thule people had northern life figured out
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 23 days ago
adaptations worked really well. They were just fine-tuning them for more than 1,000 years." Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute has provided this column. Ned Rozell is a science writer for the... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska Science Forum: Thule people had northern life figured outadaptations worked really well. They were just fine-tuning them for more than 1
Alaska Science Forum: Thule people had northern life figured out
Juneau Empire / Posted 23 days ago
adaptations worked really well. They were just fine-tuning them for more than 1,000 years.” • Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Geophysical Institute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
UA president has big ideas to manage smaller budgetssystem for the private sector in 2008. Determining what Anchorage, Fairbanks a
UA president has big ideas to manage smaller budgets
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 23 days ago
system for the private sector in 2008. Determining what Anchorage, Fairbanks and Southeast do well is the easy part. The University of Alaska Fairbanks is the most oft-cited Arctic research institution in the world. In the R/V Sikulliaq, its... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Bill lifting campus gun ban passes in the Senate, 13-5arms is constitutionally protected, such rights are suspended in certain circum
Bill lifting campus gun ban passes in the Senate, 13-5
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 23 days ago
arms is constitutionally protected, such rights are suspended in certain circumstances," Debasmita Misra, president of the University of Alaska Fairbanks faculty senate, wrote in in a March 23 letter. He pointed specifically to prohibitions on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Alaska nursing home asks to serve seal oil to Native clientsalso recently begun to incorporate other traditional foods on the menu. For it
Alaska nursing home asks to serve seal oil to Native clients
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
also recently begun to incorporate other traditional foods on the menu. For its seal oil quest, Maniilaq teamed up with University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers and University of Wisconsin botulism expert Eric Johnson, to assess the oil... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
WH: 2030 summer heat wave could kill 11Kfield in the mountains behind Alaska's capital could disappear by 2200 if clima
WH: 2030 summer heat wave could kill 11K
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
field in the mountains behind Alaska's capital could disappear by 2200 if climate-warming trends continue, according to a University of Alaska Fairbanks study.More > A Rhode Island-size ice field in the mountains behind Alaska's capital could... Read more
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