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Solar-powered plane tries to fly around the world

...Bertrand Piccard during layovers on a 21,700-mile journey.Some legs of the trip, such as over the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, will mean five days and five nights of flying solo. Both pilots have been training hard for this journey, which...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-03-10/solar-powered-plane-tries-fly-around-
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For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...oil companies have been barred from drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, where a moratorium was in place until 2008.The...Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean, saying an oil spill knows no boundaries. The proposal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-28/arctic-atlantic-alternative
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Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...oil companies have been barred from drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, where a moratorium was in place up until 2008...Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean. The proposal comes as the U.S. is in the midst...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/obama-floats-offering-first-ever-drilli
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Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...Nature, they suggested the sea ice distribution in the south could be controlled by ocean temperatures in the North Atlantic Ocean through large-scale changes in atmospheric pressure linked to global warming and natural variability. Other researchers...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-03/antarctic-sea-ice-growth-does-not-neg
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Polish engineer sets sail for Northwest Passage

...and Sitka and onward up to Southcentral Alaska before rounding Nome and passing through Canada on their way to the Atlantic Ocean and Poland.So is he worried about passing back through the strait?He hesitated."We don't worry because we...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-30/polish-engineer-sets-sail-northwest-pas
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Today in history

...Jr., his wife, Carolyn, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, in the wreckage of Kennedy's plane in the Atlantic Ocean off Martha's Vineyard. Advertising executive David Ogilvy died in Bonnes, France, at age 88.Ten years ago...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21
Local
Dormant issues thaw along with a melting Arctic

...Arctic when it submits its claim next year. Earlier this month, Canada applied to extend its seabed claims in the Atlantic Ocean, including some preliminary Arctic claims, but it wants more time to prepare a claim that would include the North...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-02/dormant-issues-thaw-along-melting-arcti
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Rio's Olympic waterways full of trash and sewage

...383-square-kilometer) Guanabara Bay, where the only exit for foul, polluted waters is through a narrow opening onto the Atlantic Ocean. Home to a thriving artisanal fishing industry and popular palm-lined beaches as recently as the late-1970s...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-21/rios-olympic-waterways-full-trash-and-
Sports
Adjustments delay new Arctic vessel

...transportation and testing.The Sikuliaq will undergo trials in Lake Michigan. Additional trials are planned for the Atlantic Ocean. An open house for the vessel is scheduled for November on the Potomac River.The Sikuliaq eventually will head...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-11/adjustments-delay-new-arctic-vessel
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Boreal forests burning at historic rate

FAIRBANKS - The world's boreal forests, which stretch from interior Alaska to the Atlantic Ocean and span regions of Russia and Scandinavia, are burning at a rate considered historically unprecedented, according to a new study...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-30/boreal-forests-burning-historic-rate
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