The board of directors of “The Dome” is pleased to announce that a definitive agreement has been reached to repair and reopen the facility. The Dome is expected to reopened to the public by mid-November.
In his job as a university machinist, Dale Pomraning has built and fixed earthquake detectors and aurora rockets. But recently he worked on his first object that was once part of a living creature. He and others sliced a six-foot, 100-pound wooly mammoth tusk lengthwise, sort of like a salmon filet.
I bet you haven’t thought much about that lately. After all, how would pondering this question ever help get you to the bottom of your to-do list today?
It’s not uncommon for Alaskans strolling their state’s vast coastline to encounter a marine mammal, dead and washed up on shore. When a surprise encounter happens, questions often bubble up. A new guide sheet from Alaska Sea Grant provides answers.
Kristi Duff has been named Executive Director of the Anchorage Coalition to End Homelessness. She officially stepped into her role new on August 21, 2017.
On any given week, Leif Albertson might present programs on canning fish, improving indoor air quality or eradicating bed bugs.
An ancient jawbone has led scientists to believe that polar bears survived a period thousands of years ago that was warmer than today.
When Jerica Masangcay was a young girl, she would watch as caregivers took care of her grandmother, who suffered from pressure ulcers caused by obesity, thyroid problems and diabetes.
University of Alaska Fairbanks researchers will begin an Arctic research cruise this month to study how winds in the Beaufort Sea affect the food chain, from plankton to whales.
When planning began more than a decade ago for a new access road to the University of Alaska Fairbanks, it was clear that the high-profile job had a decent chance of turning into a fiasco.