Alaska Science Forum: Maverick red aspens in a world of gold

...every fall: why do some aspens turn red?A few scientists...Curious about red aspen trees people had noticed...present in red and orange aspens, but not in yellow aspens. The scientists hinted...genetic trait - a red aspen is sort of like a person...
Sports on TV for Thursday, Jan. 22

EXTREME SPORTS5 p.m., ESPN - X Games, at Aspen, Colo.GOLF2 a.m., TGC - European PGA Tour, Qatar Masters, second round, part II, at Doha11 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour...
Sports On TV for Friday, Jan. 23 - Saturday, Jan. 24

EXTREME SPORTS6:30 p.m., ESPN - X Games, at Aspen, Colo.GOLF11 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Humana Challenge, second round, at La Quinta, Calif.3:30 p.m., TGC - Champions...
Sports on TV for Sunday, Jan. 25

...United SportsCar Championship, Rolex 24, end of race, at Daytona Beach, Fla.EXTREME SPORTS9 a.m., ESPN - X Games, at Aspen, Colo.FIGURE SKATINGNoon, NBC - U.S. Championships, at Greensboro, N.C.GOLF11 a.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Humana...
Alaska Science Forum: Snow-starved Alaska not the normal state

...have taken cold adaptation a step farther. Many trees and some spiders that hang out in them are freeze tolerant. Northern aspens and beetles have the superhuman ability to force liquid out of their cells. That dryness prevents spikes of ice from puncturing...
Ann Dummer

...husband and business partner of 67 years. They started their first business, a filing station, garage and taxi service, in Aspen Colorado in the 40's. They later moved back to Colorado Springs with their two daughters and started a business selling boats...
Police and Fire for Thursday, Dec. 25

...Tuesday, JPD received a report that several collector coins were stolen from the estate of a deceased person in the 4100 block of Aspen Avenue. The report was investigated, and Kevin Flannagan, 40, was cited and released for the theft of the coins. He was...
On the Trails: Hard snow

...choices for beavers. Alders are not a top choice either, but are used in some regions. Their favorite trees are typically aspens, cottonwoods and willows, but these were not available here.We know that our local beavers sometimes cut hemlocks for use...
Sports on TV

CYCLING11:30 a.m., NBCSN - USA Pro Challenge, stage 2, Aspen to Mount Crested Butte, Colo.LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL8 a.m., ESPN - World Series, consolation, Vancouver, British Columbia...
Sports on TV

CYCLING1 p.m., NBCSN - USA Pro Challenge, stage 1, at Aspen, Colo.LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL7 a.m., ESPN2 - World Series, consolation, at South Williamsport, Pa.9 a.m., ESPN...


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