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My Turn: Protecting Alaska through carbon sculpting

...can read all about it at NASA's Science News website on climate change. Burning hydrocarbons is an exothermal chemical reaction that separates carbon from hydrogen by adding back the oxygen atoms that were released into the atmosphere. This...
Kodiak High works with NASA on temblor project

...compounds," Fortunato said.The chemicals rise to the earth's surface and, scientists postulate, observing the chemical reactions may significantly improve the predictive abilities of scientists.Fortunato maintains that earthquake predictions...
Half-shell hopes

...Acidification is caused when carbon dioxide from air pollution is absorbed by the ocean, creating carbolic acid. That chemical reaction makes the ocean more acidic, creating conditions that can eat away at the shells of crabs, lobster and shellfish...
June First Friday art walk

...method is that the photographer must prepare, expose, and develop the plates while the coating remains wet or the chemical reaction will not work. In the field, this means a portable darkroom must be constructed with careful attention to the...
Two held for allegedly cooking meth in Hoonah lab

...One-pot is a nickname because basically the chemical reaction is all done within the one pot," explained Sgt...16-ounce soda bottles.The drugs were in an active chemical reaction stage when police arrived on scene, according to...
State briefs

...investigation. State troopers said the lab was the first in the Interior to use a "cold cook" method, using a chemical reaction involving anhydrous ammonia to generate heat and cook the drug. Methamphetamine is an addictive stimulant. Labs...
In the Stacks

...into (or maybe out of) costume for a farewell tour. "Inviting Disaster," by James R. Chiles. From runaway chemical reactions causing ships to lock together and planes to fall from the sky, to collapsing stadium decks, this book not only...
Alaska tops EPA's list for toxic chemical releases

...serious health dangers. The runoff is created when the rock piles are exposed to air and moisture, setting off a chemical reaction that produces acidity. Just because the rock piles have government permits doesn't make them safe, she said...
3 moose confirmed dead from chokecherry, yew

...buds are chewed and swallowed, they react with chemicals in the rumen, the first division of the stomach. The chemical reaction releases cyanide gas that can kill a moose in 20 minutes, Beckmen said. But it all depends on when the moose browses...
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State Briefs

...Westinghouse "solid oxide fuel cell" unit that will convert low-pressure natural gas directly into electricity through a chemical reaction similar to what is used in a battery. The fuel cell will produce direct current electricity and convert it to alternating...


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