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Aurora chasers arrive

FAIRBANKS - The first aurora borealis seekers from Japan have arrived in Alaska's interior to launch...the past 15 years, according to Mok Kumagai, a partner at Aurora Borealis Lodge at Cleary Summit."Most people are surprised to hear...
Planetarium to offer northern lights presentation

...regions of our planet dance the unearthly colors of the aurora borealis - the northern lights. The public is invited to join...celestial events such as total solar eclipses and the aurora borealis. More information about Mammana can be found online...
Northern lights dimming

...capture the phenomenon known as the aurora borealis. Now he just needs some aurora...only one wondering where the aurora borealis, commonly referred to as northern...research professor who studies the aurora borealis for the Geophysical Institute...
Plans set for inaugural events

...decor will be similar to that of Walker and Mallott's inauguration ceremony - a fabric conceptualization of the Aurora Borealis - but 40 decorated tables, 400 chairs and a dance floor will occupy the floor, Pfister said.Many people, groups...
Thank you: Lions see successful spectacles donation drive

...Alaska Vision Center, Lifetime Eyecare and Dr. Messerschmidt's Office. Donated glasses are then sent to the Aurora Borealis Recycling Center in North Pole where they are cleaned, categorized, and prepared for distribution around the world...
Symphony review: A scoreless winner

...they did ? and very well! The audience, quite exhilarated, leapt to its feet and applauded on and on while the aurora borealis danced overhead. Was that extraterrestrial approbation?
Juneau Lions recycle for sight

...people less fortunate to be able to see, read and live a normal life." The donated glasses will be shipped to the Aurora Borealis Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center in North Pole, where they will be cleaned, categorized by prescription and prepared...
Photo: Aurora hunters

Paul Gloe uses the light of a campfire to adjust the settings on his camera as he takes pictures of the aurora borealis near Skaters' Cabin at Mendenhall Lake in Juneau on Saturday.
UAS mountaineering students tackle Juneau's peaks

...provided by Ed Kiesel of Ward Air. The group experienced excellent powder and stable snow conditions and witnessed the aurora borealis. The mountaineering course runs every year in April and is part of a constellation of skills and leadership courses...
In the Stacks: New adult nonfiction

...The Boreal Herbal," by Beverley Gray. This lovely and useful (but not comprehensive) book by the owner of the Aurora Borealis Herb Shop in Whitehorse is the culmination of years of study and practical experience. Gray uses common native plants...


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